Be Aware Of Gum Disease
The bad news is, it is possible to have gum disease and have no warning signs.
According to the American Dental Association, gum diseases are usually painless so it’s even possible to have serious gum disease and not know it.
There are often warning signs that can alert you to problems with your gums. According to the ADA, these are: red or swollen gums, gums that bleed easily, persistent bad breath or bad taste, and a change in the way your teeth fit together when you bite.
Early detection of gum problem is important because the ultimate outcome of gum disease can be tooth loss. Read more about how you can prevent gum disease here: Mouth Healthy- Gum Disease