Poor dental health greatly increases the risk of developing cancer

Плохое состояние зубов значительно повышает риск развития онкологии

Scientists say that a person with bad teeth are much more likely to get cancer compared to those who follow the oral condition. This is proved by the results of relevant studies, reports Newsmir.info.

The results showed a direct link between dental health and risk of developing cancer. Scientists came to the conclusion that the risk zone are people who don’t pay enough attention to the condition of his oral cavity. The fact is that the experts of the Colombian University has established the development of malignant tumors in the rectum may trigger the bacteria that cause periodontitis.

Studies have shown that in the normal cells found in the microflora of the large intestine, is missing a protein annexin A1. Meanwhile it provokes the development of malignant tumors in the body. Experiments conducted on laboratory mice showed that reducing the activity of the annexin, you can slow down the growth of cancerous tumors. After this, the researchers analyzed data from patients who were diagnosed with cancer. In the end it turned out that people have increased activity of annexin leads to a General deterioration. In this case, irrelevant factors such as the stage of cancer, age and gender.