How Do I Prevent Gum Disease?
Prevent Gum Disease with These Tips
Brush your teeth. Brushing after meals helps remove food debris and plaque trapped between your teeth and gums. Don’t forget to include your tongue, bacteria loves to hide there.
Floss. Flossing at least twice a day helps remove food particles and plaque between teeth and along the gum line that your toothbrush can’t quite reach.
What are Warning Signs of Gum Disease?
Poor oral hygiene, smoking, genetics, pregnancy, crooked teeth, and diabetes are factors that may cause an increased chance of developing gum disease.