About Gum Health
What are the Causes of Gum Disease?
The symptoms of gum disease can range from a reversible condition to a serious problem that could require oral surgery. Here are some causes to be aware of: plaque buildup, smoking, stress and genetics. Reversible conditions can be helped by regular brushing with parodontax.
What are the Symptoms of Gum Disease?
Gum disease can vary from a simple gum inflammation to a serious condition that can ultimately lead to tooth loss. Here are a few to watch out for: tender or bleeding gums, red or swollen gums, bad breath, receding gums or long appearing teeth and loose teeth.*
*At these stages, professional intervention is needed to stop the progression of gum disease.
Treating Gum Disease (Gingivitis)
Gum disease can lead to problems when left untreated. Here are a few tips on how to maintain good gum health: create a good oral hygiene routine, use a gingivitis treatment like parodontax toothpaste and an antigingivitis mouthwash and regular dental visits.