Recent Press Releases

Tuesday, December 4, 2012

A new study published in the Journal of Sexual Medicine found that men in their 30s who had severe periodontal disease were three times more likely to suffer from erection problems.

Friday, November 30, 2012

A large body of research has focused on the role periodontal health plays in systemic health and specifically, how periodontal disease may be related to other conditions.

Tuesday, September 4, 2012

Data from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention show high prevalence of periodontal disease in the U.S. population; American Academy of Periodontology encourages yearly comprehensive periodontal evaluations to assess for disease.

Tuesday, August 14, 2012

Partnership for Healthy Mouths, Healthy LivesCHICAGO—August 14, 2011—According to a survey released by the Ad Council today less than half (44%)

Wednesday, April 18, 2012

American Academy of Periodontology supports statement from American Heart Association; additional studies needed to determine causality.