HIV vaccines are not the only current investigative tactics pharmaceutical companies and medical schools are taking to battle HIV incidence; currently in the works:
THE VAGINAL RING, THE IMPLANT, & THE INJECTION
Infectious Agents and Cancer published a study relating gum disease to esophageal cancer. The most remarkable and relying data is that the bacterium P. gingivalis was found in 61% of the cancerous tissue samples.
Co-senior author Huizhi Wang, assistant professor of oral immunology and infectious diseases at the University of Louisville School of Dentistry, says:
Furthermore, Professor Wang says should further studies actually prove that P. gingivalis causes ESCC, then the implication would be enormous, and:
I’d be interested to know how this would affect antibiotic resistance – more to come!
Brush your teeth and go to the dentist people!