Category Archives: gingivitis prevention

What You Need to Know About Gingivitis

The longer that plaque and tartar remain on your teeth, the more they irritate the gingiva, the part of your gum around the base of your teeth, resulting in gingivitis. Gingivitis is a common and mild form of gum disease … Continue reading

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What’s Living in Your Mouth?

Did you know that over 700 different strains of bacteria have been detected in the human mouth? The good news is that most of us are only host to 34 to 72 different varieties and that most of the bacterial … Continue reading

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Why Periodic Teeth Cleaning Is Important

Including a routine comprehensive cleaning, or prophylaxis, as part of your dental health care helps prevent gum disease, such as gingivitis and periodontitis.  Cleaning typically includes removing plaque and calculus from teeth above the gum line (scaling), and below the … Continue reading

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