Is Gum Disease Contagious?

Is Gum Disease Contagious?

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hi I’m dr. Joe Nemeth, I’m a Periodontist in Southfield Michigan and I want to talk a little bit about the transmissibility or the contagiousness of gum disease because I was asked recently is gum disease contagious I call it transmissible well yeah it is transmissible mainly through saliva so if someone has gum disease …

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How Spit Can Save Your Life

How Spit Can Save Your Life

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Saliva is one of the most versatile yet under-appreciated substances out there. For decades, its been used by men, women and children alike. Shoes dirty? Spit shine ’em. Teacher not looking? Shoot a spitball. Child wearing leftovers on their face? Nothing a little saliva and elbow grease won’t fix. But what if that makeshift solvent …

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