What Are the Common Types of Gum Disease?

Gum disease is the infection and irritation of the gums and the tissues around them. Poor oral hygiene practices that promote plaque accumulation are the main causes of gum diseases. Numerous risk factors contribute to the development and progression of gum disease, primarily affecting elderly adults. Gum disease comes in a variety of forms, including: […]

How Does the Oral Cavity’s Health Affect the Body’s Health?

Does it seem like a crazy idea the mouth can affect the body and vice versa? It might seem crazy, but I assure you, it is not. There has been a long-accepted relationship, by the medical community, between body and mouth. It’s just the rest of us have been kept in the dark. While many […]