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Posted at Nov 23, 2014 by MG

Society’s poorest have eight fewer teeth » dental-tribune.com

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The poorest people in society have eight fewer teeth by their seventies than the richest, one of the largest studies of its type ever undertaken has found. The research, a collaboration between Newcastle University, the Newcastle upon Tyne Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, University College London (UCL) and the National Centre for Social Research, showed that oral health is substantially worse among the poorest 20 per cent of society compared with the most wealthy. For those over 65 years old, the least well off averaged eight fewer teeth than the richest—a quarter of a full set of teeth.

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