19 12, 2017

Gum disease, gingivitis and periodontal disease

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What is gum disease? Gum disease also known as gingivitis is the inflammation of the gums. If gum disease is not treated, it can develop into periodontal disease (periodontitis), which can weaken the bone supporting the teeth. Most people are likely to experience a form of gum disease during their life. Around half of adults [...]