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Researchers examined self-reported oral hygiene habits and coronary disease in 11,869 adults aged 35 and older (with a mean age of 50) from the Scottish Health Survey...
..... the researchers found that those who reported brushing their teeth less than twice a day were more likely to be male, older, smokers and to have other health issues (such as diabetes, hypertension and obesity)...
...the study isn't proof of causation.....
Originally posted by minute2midnight
There are approximately two million known species on Earth.
Why are humans the only one that need to brush their teeth?
Why are humans the only one that need to bathe with soap?
Why are humans the only one that need to cook their food?
Why are humans the only one that need to sterilize their water?
Why are humans the only one that need to wear clothes?
It's almost as if we don't belong here. According to all the experts, we should all be dead already.
PEOPLE who sleep more or fewer than seven hours a day, including naps, are increasing their risk for cardiovascular disease, the leading cause of death in the US, a study published today shows.
Source: daily telegraph
I love the one where scientists proclaimed that burnt toast causes cancer, jesus look like everything apart from thinking gives you cancers these days