Grape Products and Oral Health 1 – 3

  title={Grape Products and Oral Health 1 – 3},
  author={Christine D Wu},
Oral diseases, including dental caries, periodontal disease, and tooth loss, affect the majority of the population and can affect a person’s overall health. Raisins contain polyphenols, flavonoids, and high levels of iron that may benefit human health. However, their oral health benefits are less well understood. We hypothesized that raisins contain antimicrobial phytochemicals capable of suppressing oral pathogens associatedwith caries or periodontal diseases and thus benefit oral health… CONTINUE READING