Category: Gum Care

Piercings and oral health problems

June 4, 2018 10:08 am

Piercings within the mouth are no doubt a fashionable trend however failure to comply with good oral hygiene can cause serious problems later down the line.

Gum care in pregnancy

June 4, 2018 10:06 am

Hormonal changes occur during pregnancy which affect the gingival tissues as well as the functioning of the tissue cells that surround and support the teeth.

Diabetes

June 4, 2018 10:03 am

There is a bidirectional relationship between periodontitis and diabetes as periodontal disease is considered to be the sixth complication of diabetes.

Gingivitis

June 4, 2018 10:00 am

Gingivitis is a form of gum disease which starts with the growth of bacteria in the mouth and can evolve to periodontitis which can cause tooth loss if not treated well.