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Signs of Gum Disease and What to Do When You Notice It

Posted by on Jul 16, 2019 in Blog, Gingivitis, Gum Disease, Perio News, Periodontist | 0 comments

Do You Think You Have Gum Disease? Look out for These Signs and Seek Immediate Help Periodontitis or gum disease is one of the most prevalent dental diseases in the world. In the U.S. alone, gum disease affects almost half of the adult population. This means that the condition is not only limited to older adults aged 65 and above, but over 70 percent of whom are affected by this painful disease. When left untreated, gum disease could cause severe pain, tooth decay, and eventually lead to tooth loss. As such, it is very important that you know the different signs and symptoms of this...

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