Think Oral Health

The Systemic Health
Aug, 24 2023

Exploring the Impact of Oral Health on Rheumatoid Arthritis with Dana Orange, Assistant Attending Rheumatologist at HSS and Assistant Professor of Clinical Investigation at Rockefeller University

Dana Orange

Show Notes

Treating periodontal disease could improve rheumatoid arthritis.

In this episode, Mariya and Dr. Levine talk to Dana Orange about researching the connection between oral health and systemic diseases, specifically focusing on rheumatoid arthritis. They discuss Dana’s study, which shows oral bacteria in rheumatoid arthritis patients with periodontal disease sparking joint-like inflammation.

Tune in to learn about the relationship between oral health and systemic inflammatory diseases like rheumatoid arthritis!

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