Category Archives: receding gums

Baby Boomers at Higher Risk for Tooth Root Decay

We usually associate cavities more with children than adults. But changes that occur with aging can make cavities referred to as “root caries” an adult problem as well. Gum disease, brushing improperly or with too hard a toothbrush and some … Continue reading

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Causes of Bleeding Gums

The popular belief is that bleeding gums are normal and happen to everyone. They could be a sign of something easily correctable, such as brushing too hard or not flossing every day. Or they can be a sign that you … Continue reading

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Some of the Warning Signs of Gum Disease

According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and the American Academy of Periodontology, recent studies show that more American adults may suffer from moderate to severe gum disease than previously thought. Left untreated, periodontal disease not only can … Continue reading

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