Tag: zinc oral health

How to maintain oral health and prevent oral cancer

Childrens oral and pharyngeal health is a significant public health concern worldwide.In the United States, nearly half of all children have at least one oral cancer.There is no cure for oral cancer and there is no treatment or vaccine for oral cancers.This article looks at the oral health knowledge and oral health nutrition available for […]

How to prevent zinc-containing foods and drinks from harming your health

People who eat lots of zinc supplements or food that contains a large amount of zinc in it may be at risk for serious problems.The U.S. Food and Drug Administration says that people with chronic kidney disease, people with hypertension, and those with chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, including COPD, have elevated levels of zinc.The agency […]

WHO: New Zika virus infections could be as many as 5 million worldwide

WHO has warned that the number of people infected with Zika virus could be at least 5 million globally, and warned that there could be even more deaths.“There could be 5 million people infected and there could also be even 10 million people in countries where there is transmission,” said WHO spokesman Peter Steudtner during […]

How to help prevent oral cancer by taking zinc

The number of Americans with cancer and the likelihood of having it increases when they have an oral infection, according to a new study published online in the journal Cancer Epidemiology, Biomarkers & Prevention.Researchers from the University of Washington School of Public Health looked at data from more than 2.6 million adults in the U.S. […]

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