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We may finally know what causes Alzheimer’s – and how to stop it

Amazing research from New Scientist:

If you bled when you brushed your teeth this morning, you might want to get that seen to. We may finally have found the long-elusive cause of Alzheimer’s disease: Porphyromonas gingivalis, the key bacteria in chronic gum disease.

Source: We may finally know what causes Alzheimer’s – and how to stop it | New Scientist

This is amazing. Not really high tech but definitely dental.