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- Web-Based Training (CME/CE credit is available). Diabetes and Oral Health Connection. – This training reviews etiology, signs and symptoms of periodontal disease, the provider’s role in screening, and the dental team’s role in treatment. The connection between periodontal disease and diabetes management is discussed.