Monthly Archives: June 2012

Smoking Can Cause Gum Disease

Smoking Can Cause Gum Disease Smoking is bad for your health as we all know because it can cause bronchitis and lung cancer, but here is another nail in the coffin because smoking can cause gum disease too. It has been suggested that nicotine reduces the size of arteries by constricting them, and this can reduce blood flow, which in the mouth could lead to reduced ability to fight the harmful effects of pathogenic bacteria and thereby giving cause for concern […]

Does Red Meat Increase Cancer Risks?

Does Red Meat Increase Cancer Risks? Health experts have long cautioned against eating too much red meat although without much of a satisfactory explanation as to why. It has been suggested that the saturated fat is bad for us, tending to fur up arteries and contribute to heart disease, but does red meat increase cancer risks? Does Red Meat Increase Cancer Risks? The white meat of pork is fairly fatty and has not been indicted in this way. Indeed the […]