Women with a medical history have an increased risk of certain cancers, especially esophageal cancer and breast cancer.
This is the result of a study published in the August 1 issue of the Journal of the American Association for Cancer Research. Research shows that the rate of women with a history of disease, esophageal cancer is 3 times higher than that of normal women. Followed by various cancers such as cancer, gallbladder cancer, skin cancer and breast cancer.
The study involved more than 65,000 postmenopausal women aged 54-86 between 1999 and 2013. It is the first study to focus on the link between disease and cancer. cancer in women, especially older women.
What is gingivitis?
Root canal infection, also known as gingivitis, is an infection in the root area of the teeth due to a number of reasons such as excessive tartar, teeth that are crowded into the gums or trauma to the roots of the teeth. These causes all create conditions for bacteria in the root of the tooth to grow, attack the gum tissue, causing bronchitis. Crooked teeth are caused by bacteria existing in tartar plaque
Symptoms of dental pulpitis
Gum disease can occur in all subjects, but it is mainly acquired in adults. The disease can be completely cured if detected and treated early. Therefore, if you see the symptoms of Bronchitis, then you need to go to the dentist immediately for examination and treatment:
Red, raised, bulging, or irritated gums.
Bleeding when brushing or flossing
The crown looks longer because you are abused
The gum separates from the crown to form a pocket at the root of the tooth.
Change the alignment between teeth when misaligned.
The flow between moss and teeth
Exhale breath or discomfort on a regular basis in the mouth.
Bleeding gums increases the risk of breast cancer
Scientists from the Department of Translational Medicine and Environmental Health at the University of Buffalo (USA) conducted a study of 70,000 women who had passed the economic control period to determine the link between influenza and cancer. breast letter.
After screening, about a quarter of people have bleeding gums, periodontal disease and infection around the teeth. And by the end of 6 years of follow-up, about 2,100 women were suspected of having breast cancer.
That is, postmenopausal women with gum disease have a 15% higher risk of breast cancer than other postmenopausal women.
It is possible that periodontal disease is caused by inflammation in the body, while inflammation is linked to some cancers, strokes and heart attacks," explains Professor Jo Freudenheim, lead researcher. Earlier, Professor Gerard Linden, a molar specialist at Queen's University Belfast's Center for Public Health (Northern Ireland) discovered that violations from periodontal lesions can enter the bloodstream and lead to changes change in it. breast tissues.
The results of this study are a warning to all of us, when dental hygiene is still being overlooked. Therefore, maintaining a healthy lifestyle also includes cleaning the oral cavity.
Bleeding gums is also a sign of many other diseases
Experts advise women to pay attention to oral hygiene and check their health skills when having problems with purulent inflammation, bleeding teeth. By that may be a sign of many other diseases, not just breast cancer.
Bleeding gums is also a warning sign of many diseases below:
Blood cancer, hemophilia.
Real inflammation, periodontitis, such as tooth millet, tooth decay ...
Some diseases are related to the liver.
- There may be vitamin K or C deficiency, or hormone changes.