Gum Disease


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Sore Bleeding Gums When Pregnant: Causes & Treatments

Sore gums when pregnant can be related to dental diseases like periodontitis, bleeding gums, and pregnancy treatment.

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9 Worst Foods For Your Teeth & Gums

Candy isn’t the only food that has sugar in it. The worst foods for teeth may actually be what you’re eating on every day without even realizing it.

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8 BEST Foods for Your Teeth & Gums

Choosing food good for teeth and tooth enamel each day can help you limit your chances of cavities, gum disease, and tooth loss.

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No, Your Gums Aren’t Bleeding Because the Floss is Cutting Them

What they don’t realize is, it’s the lack of flossing that’s causing their gums to bleed.

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Does Smoking Weed Affect Your Gums And Teeth?

If you think smoking weed is “less bad” on your teeth than smoking or vaping other things, think again.

woman with sore gums

11 Reasons Why Your Gums Are Sore

Prevention-based dental care including regular cleanings and a good home hygiene routine is essential to treating and preventing sore gums. 

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What Do Healthy Gums Look Like? (Pictures & Action Plan)

Healthy gums typically look smooth and have a light coral-pink color, not red. They are tightly wrapped around your teeth and do not bleed.

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Can Gum Disease Kill You? Yes, Here's How

If you have active gum disease, it’s important to pay attention to the link between heart disease and oral health.

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Gum Graft Explained & What to Expect

A gum graft can be one of your last options if you have major tissue loss from gum disease or trauma to that area.