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Daily flossing can add 6.4 years to your life

posted Jan 30, 2012, 1:35 PM by Susan Young RDH   [ updated Jan 30, 2012, 1:36 PM ]
 In Real Age, by Michael F. Roizen, MD, flossing teeth daily can make your arteries younger.

The probable reason: Flossing helps keep your immune system young.  
The same bacteria that cause periodontal disease also triggers an immune response.
The response is inflammation that causes the arteries to swell.
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