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Address Causes of Receding Gums Before Treating

If you’re a victim of receding gums, you may be unhappy with the appearance of your teeth. Receding gums can make your teeth look unhealthy and crooked. It can create unfortunate gaps in your smile. You may also be unhappy about sensitivity related to receding gums. Pain when eating, drinking, or even breathing cold […]

  • Seeing a Dentist but Your Gums Are Still Receding? Time to See a Periodontist
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    Seeing a Dentist but Your Gums Are Still Receding? Time to See a Periodontist

Seeing a Dentist but Your Gums Are Still Receding? Time to See a Periodontist

Most of the time, if you’re making regular dental checkups and following proper oral hygiene techniques, you and your dentist can work together to control your gum disease. However, if you’re seeing a dentist regularly, but you’re not seeing improvement in your gum disease–or if it’s getting worse and you’ve developed –it’s time to […]

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New Chewing Gum Could Detect Gum Disease

Despite being a dangerous and destructive condition, gum disease manifests with few symptoms. That is, until the effects of advanced gum disease are seen, such as .

Researchers are hoping to avoid this problem by coming up with a novel detection tool: chewing gum.

Although designed with dental implants in mind, it is likely […]

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  • Will Silver-Coated Toothbrushes Reduce Your Risk of Gum Disease
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Will Silver-Coated Toothbrushes Reduce Your Risk of Gum Disease?

Silver has long been promoted as an antibacterial treatment. As a result, silver has been proposed for use in many applications for controlling bacteria and fungus. This is very intriguing for oral health, and now many companies are offering toothbrushes that are infused or coated with silver.

But are these truly effective for controlling gum […]

By |July 26th, 2017|Gum disease, Prevention, Receding Gums|Comments Off on Will Silver-Coated Toothbrushes Reduce Your Risk of Gum Disease?|

There’s More Than One Cause of Receding Gums

One of the things that discredits much of the so-called natural foods movement is the tendency to reduce everything to an irrationally simple solution. They will tell you that all your problems stem from one simple problem, and that if you just make one tiny change you can experience health, happiness, and long life.

Unfortunately, […]

By |June 28th, 2017|Prevention, Receding Gums|Comments Off on There’s More Than One Cause of Receding Gums|