Recent Press Releases

Tuesday, August 9, 2016

American Academy of Periodontology Continues to Recommend Flossing as Essential in Maintaining Healthy Teeth and Gums

Tuesday, August 2, 2016

CHICAGO – August 2, 2016 — The American Academy of Periodontology recommends daily flossing as one part of a regular oral hygiene routine, which also includes brushing your teeth twice a day and ensuring you receive a comprehensive periodontal evaluation every year.

Thursday, June 23, 2016

An analysis of existing research reveals possible link between periodontal disease and the leading cause of cancer death

Thursday, February 4, 2016

New Data Emphasizes Need for Oral Health Literacy, Access to Care in Largely Affected Regions

Tuesday, July 28, 2015

Data from nearly 20,000 demonstrates association between lack of oral hygiene and high blood pressure