Dental Implant Program

Dental Implant Program

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DentistryUnited Academy will be launching its maiden Implants program in Bangalore this July.

The program will be in 3 contact sessions of 3 days each for Basic Implantology.

The program will be unique and first of its kind where every participant will have an opportunity to work with the mentor during the 6 months period ( in private practice with the mentor for atleast 10 complete cases). This would give them immense exposure to clinical cases during these 6 months.

The detailed program will be out soon.

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Pregnancy may be blocked by a Periodontal Pathogen Porphyromonas Gingivalis

Researchers at the University of Helsinki found  delay conception in young women could be associated with P Gingivalis.

The study, published June 12 in the Journal of Oral Microbiology, included 256 healthy, non-pregnant women ranging in age from 19 to 42 from Southern Finland who had discontinued contraception in order to become pregnant.

Participants were followed for a period of 12 months to determine whether they got pregnant during that time period.

The researchers found significantly higher levels of porphyromonas gingivalis, a bacterium associated with periodontal diseases, in the saliva of women who did not become pregnant during the study period compared to those who did become pregnant.

The women with P. gingivalis in their saliva had three times more difficulty getting pregnant compared to women without the bacterium.

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