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5 Ways to Maintain Healthy Gums

5 Ways to Maintain Healthy Gums

By Oral Health

When it comes to maintaining good oral health care, it is not all about just keeping a bright and healthy smile.  You should not forget about healthy gums! An underlying health condition can lead to serious consequences, including loss of teeth and receding gums.  The early stage of gum disease causes inflammation, swelling and bleeding. You can also get periodontitis, an advanced form of gum disease which can damage your bones and teeth. If caught early enough, gum disease can be…

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