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Adults with gum disease can transmit the bacteria to children

Publicado em 16 abril 2021
Adults suffering from periodontitis can transmit the disease to their children, it has been found.  And the bacteria remains even if children receive treatments – emphasising the need for good preventive care. This is according to recent research carried out at the University of Campinas in São Paulo, Brazil. The research team concluded that the oral microbiome of parents is transferred to their children. And this is maintained despite controlling hygiene. Resilient to [...]