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Investigating link between bleeding gums, heart health

Research shows an association between gum health and cardiovascular health. 

Bleeding gums are not merely a dental concern but a potential indicator of broader health implications.

While poor oral hygiene is a significant factor, other contributors to bleeding gums should not be overlooked.

These include hormonal changes, medical conditions like diabetes, certain medications and a weakened immune system.

The connection between bleeding gums and heart health is a reminder human bodies are interconnected, researchers said. 

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