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2 CDC: HALF OF AMERICAN ADULTS HAVE PERIODONTAL DISEASE, American Academy of Periodontology, https://www.perio.org/consumer/cdc-study.htm, accessed 7/12/2016.
3 American Dental Association Statement on Regular Dental Visits, American Dental Association, http://www.ada.org/en/press-room/news-releases/2013-archive/june/american-dental-association-statement-on-regular-dental-visits, accessed on 7/12/2016.
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6 Diabetes and Oral Health Problems, American Diabetes Association, http://www.diabetes.org/living-with-diabetes/treatment-and-care/oral-health-and-hygiene/diabetes-and-oral-health.html, accessed on 7/12/2016.
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