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Bleeding Gums: What Could They Mean?

Posted by on May 12, 2015 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Bleeding Gums: What Could They Mean?

Although most likely innocuous, bleeding gums are a phenomenon you should take seriously straight from the get go. Many times bleeding gums are simply a sign of brushing too hard, while others merely have sensitive gums and are susceptible to the use of floss, or even a less than a vigorous tooth brushing. Other times, the reason for bleeding gums could be more malignant than benign. This brief article will address several potentialities for what this could mean for your gums. A Lack Of Oral Hygiene Brushing daily is an integral part of not only the health of your teeth, but your gums as well. If you do not brush daily, plaque and yellowing can begin to form on the teeth within 24 to 36 hours. Likewise, gums can become swollen and red, and studies have shown that within...

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