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New President, Officers for the American Academy of Periodontology

Leaders installed at AAP’s 100th Anniversary Annual MeetingĀ  The American Academy of Periodontology (AAP) officially announced their newest president, Joan Otomo-Corgel, DDS, MPH, at the organization’s 100th Anniversary Annual Meeting in San Francisco. Dr. Otomo-Corgel runs her own private periodontal … Continue reading

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New Research Links Stress to Periodontal Disease

Researchers at Tufts University are currently investigating a link between stress and periodontal disease. Based on their finding, researchers concluded that stress can actually regulate gum inflammation, in a phenomenon where the body attacks its own gums in an effort … Continue reading

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