Chewing Gum Test Trials
experience an inflammatory response to dental implants which can lead to tissue
and bone damage. Scientists are developing a form of chewing gum which allows
patients to detect early signs of inflammation.
- Keep teeth and dental
implants clean by brushing twice daily
- See your dentist for
- Follow a healthy diet
and quit smoking to promote good oral health
Self-testing with gum is
still a few years away but could lead to early detection of dental problems.
“Chewing gum rapid
tests for other medical applications are presently under development.”