Dentists in Poland always say that a poor state of the teeth badly affects our health. However, can the negligence of the mouth have such a serious effect on our body that we can get cancer?
Many years spent on the analysis of several malignant tumors and dental health of patients, resulted in alarming conclusions. Japanese scientists have shown that the poor condition of the gums and related tooth loss may increase the risk of developing many types of cancer.
Missing teeth increase the risk of esophageal cancer by 136%, head and neck cancer by 68%, lung cancer by 54%. Studies have also shown that the risk of developing one of these cancers grows in direct proportion to the number of teeth lost by the patient. Dental treatment in Poland is at a very high standard, so if you are missing any teeth or suffer from dental problems, don’t wait and make an appointment with our dentist!