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(KTVI)- If the eyes are the window to your soul, then what does that mean when it comes to your mouth?  According to Dentist Jeff Dalin, it’s the front door to all kinds of potential medical issues.

People ignore periodontal, or gum, disease with surprising frequency.

Crohn’s disease, acid reflux, vitamin deficiency, Sjogren’s syndrome, and blood issues such as Leukemia are just a few diseases that can contribute to heart issues.

Dr. Dalin tells us what a dentist can tell about your health just by looking at your mouth.

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