|Posted by Hart Dental of Utah on February 20, 2013 at 2:35 PM|
The most common worry I hear when people sit back in mychair is usually centered around being terrified of cavities. What most peopledon't realize is that gum diseaseaffects around 80% of Americans to some degree. We know cavities are notgood, just as a hole in the wall of your home is not good. But following thehome analogy, periodontal disease would be similar to having your home on asink hole. Over time, if left to its own destruction, your home would becomecondemned.
What is Periodontal Disease?
Gingivitis Vs. Periodontitis
How Do I Prevent Periodontal Disease?
You can prevent periodontal disease by following threeimportant steps:
I Have Periodontitis, Now What?
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