This is the time to arrange a check-up with your dentist as the problem can have serious implications if left untreated.
Medical research has shown there are links between gum disease and more serious medical conditions. The bacteria that cause gum disease have been linked to:
For expectant mothers “gum disease increases your chances for giving birth to a premature baby” or one that’s underweight. Further reading on the topic can be found at https://yourdentalhealthresource.com/why-is-gum-disease-dangerous-to-your-health/.Back to Blog