An anti-inflammatory diet can ‘reduce gingivitis’
People who eat an “anti-inflammatory diet” rich in fruits, vegetables, nuts, and fish are less likely to have gingivitis – that’s the conclusion from research summarised in the latest edition of JCP Digest.
EFP releases animation on oral health and pregnancy
In the latest update to its Oral Health & Pregnancy project, the EFP has released a one-minute animated video that explains the key gum-health issues that affect pregnant women.
New-look JCP Digest explores protocols for antibiotic use
The latest edition of JCP Digest, the EFP’s research summary, covers an important issue for clinicians – the use of antibiotic prophylaxis when placing dental implants.
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World No Tobacco Today: EFP highlights importance of smoking cessation to periodontal health
Today (May 31) is World No Tobacco Day, an international awareness initiative driven by the World Health Organization.
Study evaluates pros and cons of connective tissue graft versus collagen matrix for recession coverage
The latest issue of the EFP research summary JCP Digest provides insight into rival techniques for recession coverage using the modified coronally advanced tunnel technique (MCAT).
JCP article on effect of anti-inflammatory diet on gingivitis makes big media impact
A recent article in the EFP’s Journal of Clinical Periodontology on research into the effect of an anti-inflammatory diet on gingivitis has attracted significant media interest.