W&H at the EAO Congress 2023
Berlin is known for being one of the most creative and vibrant cities in Europe. Therefore, it's no surprise that this year's European Association for Osseointegration Congress, EAO Congress for short, is taking place in Berlin. From September 28th to 30th, experts from all over the world will meet to discuss new surgical techniques and technological trends in oral surgery and implantology.
Periodontitis also impairs our sense of
taste and smell!
A questionnaire-based survey showed that periodontitis significantly increases the risk of an impaired sense of taste and smell.
Smoking and increased probing depths are early warning signs
Smoking and increased probing depths at a young age (i.e. at an age of < 20 years) are significant risk factors for the early onset of periodontitis (i.e. at an age of < 30 years).