It’s simple – better oral health can indicate better overall brain health. While doing research for my book, Radical Longevity, I came across several studies that directly connected gingivitis to people suffering from Alzheimer’s disease. What’s the connection? A type of bacteria – P. gingivalis – the culprit behind periodontitis and recently found in the brains of Alzheimer’s patients.
The Shocking Link Between Your Mouth and Your Brain