Archive for September, 2012

CDC Reveals Half of All Americans Over 30 Have Periodontal Disease

A recent CDC study has found a prevalence of periodontal disease in those over 65, and estimates that over half of all American adults suffer from symptoms. The study, entitled┬áPrevalence of Periodontitis in Adults in the United States: 2009 and 2010, shows that 47.2 percent of adults have some form periodontal disease. Lead author, Paul […]