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Can braces cause gum recession?

Gum recession is a common dental problem and can be easily ignored in its initial stages. Gum recession is a condition where the margins of the gums surrounding your tooth pull away or recede, exposing the surface of the tooth’s roots. It can lead to tooth sensitivity making consumption of hot or cold foods and … Continue reading

How Gum Disease affect your heart health?

Many studies have shown the connection between oral health and overall health. Oral diseases seem to influence systemic disorders and conditions and vice versa. It has been seen that people with diabetes tend to be more susceptible to gum diseases, and gum diseases can affect sugar levels in diabetic patients. Similarly, it has been found … Continue reading