HEARTS AND GUMS:  People with gum disease are twice as likely to have heart disease, studies show. Better dental care may help protect against heart conditions.
HEARTS AND GUMS: People with gum disease are twice as likely to have heart disease, studies show. Better dental care may help protect against heart conditions. Christopher Robbins Getty Images
HEARTS AND GUMS: People with gum disease are twice as likely to have heart disease, studies show. Better dental care may help protect against heart conditions. Christopher Robbins Getty Images

Want fewer heart problems? Brush and floss your teeth

February 20, 2015 03:28 PM