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Risk Factors for Routine Dental Health Care Visits

Risk Factors

Gum infections have been called the "sixth complication of diabetes," because people with diabetes are more likely to have periodontal disease.

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Content updated: Thu, 2 Nov 2017 15:22:09 MDT