It is maybe strange to think that a tooth can be in any relation with the body. We normally see our medical issues very isolated. But recent studies are showing that there is a connection between periodontal disease and cardiovascular disease, alzheimers and diabetes. Doctor are emphasising the importance of preventative healthcare especially in dentistry. Diet is becoming a big part in managing your general health. Medicine is moving towards a holistic view of the body again. This is how the father of medicine Hippocrates treated the patient. The therapeutic approach was based on the “healing power of nature.”
“Prevention is better then cure.” -Hippocrates
The Chart cannot and should not be used to make any diagnose.