Gum disease is one of the common dental problems around the world. Its two main presentations are gingivitis and periodontitis. In this article, we outline the differences between the two in terms of symptoms, treatment, and prevention.
There are more kinds of toothpaste being sold right now than ever and a lot of them claim to be the best. What is the truth? WHich is the best toothpaste out there for gingivitis and gum disease? We help you choose.
Gaps or irregularly placed can occur naturally or as a result of gum disease. Braces are the best choice for correcting this problem. This article will explore the possibility of getting braces after having been diagnosed with gum disease.
It can be quite disconcerting to see the gaps between the teeth keep on increasing over time. It suggests that the dentition is unstable and there is some disease process that is underway. Here are the possible reasons and treatments for this to happen.
Gum disease is the most common cause of tooth loss in adults. Losing the teeth was at one time considered inevitable and a part of the aging process but we know now that is not true. Here is how tooth loss due to gum disease can be prevented.
Most people know that gum disease can affect the life of their teeth, however, they are unaware of the effect it can have on their dental implants as well. We outline in this article how existing dental implants or new ones can be affected by it.
Food getting stuck in the gums every time you eat can suck the joy out of eating. Why does it happen? Does it indicate the presence of gum disease or could there be other causes? We discuss the various possibilities and their solutions in this article.
No one really thinks about their teeth until they have a problem. One of the common problems that people face is having loose teeth. What causes the teeth to become loose? How can it be prevented or treated? Read on to find out.
Diabetes is a chronic disease that has some well-known side effects. One of the newer complications that have been attributed to diabetes is gum disease. We explore the link between gum disease and diabetes in this article.
Prevention is always easier than a cure and that is particularly true in the case of gum disease. Simple measures that all of us can do will ensure that gum disease does not become a problem for you or your family. Read on to find out more.