Posted on 6/23/2020 4:47 PM By Eric Chmiel
When it comes to gum disease and the development of it there are quite a few risks. However, for the purpose of this article will be discussing the 7 major risks of gum disease development in Leesburg, VA. To be more specific, there is a direct link between your oral health and your overall health. Meaning that the development of gum disease can lead to the development of major health concerns. It has been proven that these seven systemic diseases below that affect overall health are related to having gum disease:
Pre-term low birth weight
Understanding the Links Between Gum Disease and Health Risks
As far as the link between gum disease and health risks is concerned it’s highly important to understand how negative oral health can lead to negative overall health. The initial stage of gum disease would be gingivitis and when you have gingivitis essentially you have bacter ...
Posted on 1/14/2019 9:00 AM By Nova Perio Specialists
Your periodontist is a highly trained and experienced dental professional with answers to many of your dental health questions. Here are some questions to start with at your next appointment.
Posted on 11/12/2018 9:00 AM By Nova Perio Specialists
Gum disease is a common dental concern, but there are ways we can prevent it from affecting your smile. Learn more about the signs, like bleeding gums, and what we can do to help!
Posted on 9/18/2018 10:00 AM By Nova Perio Specialists
Healthy gums are a critical foundation to a lifetime of beautiful smiles. Keep your teeth healthy and happy with these tips!
Posted on 7/6/2018 5:27 PM By Nova Perio Specialists
Bleeding gums can be embarrassing, but
did you know they can also tell a story about the health of your mouth? It’s
not uncommon for gums to bleed periodically for short periods of time, but if
your gums frequently bleed, you may have an underlying problem that needs to be
addressed. Here are a few of the most common causes of swollen, bleeding gum
tissue and what you can do about them.
Posted on 12/14/2017 10:00 AM By Nova Perio Specialists
Are you following these key steps to keep your mouth healthy and free from gum disease? Learn what you can be doing to keep your smile bright!
Posted on 9/14/2017 2:00 PM By Nova Perio Specialists
How are you taking care of your smile? Check out these tips for a happy, healthy smile for years to come!
Posted on 7/13/2017 10:00 AM By Nova Perio Specialists
Are you struggling with sensitive teeth? It may actually be a sign of gum recession. Learn more about this condition and what you can do about it here.
Posted on 3/16/2017 9:00 AM By Nova Perio Specialists
Did you know these foods have excellent health benefits for your teeth and oral health? Learn more about these super foods and how you can protect your smile against gum disease!
Posted on 2/16/2017 9:00 AM By Nova Perio Specialists
How are heart disease and gum disease linked? Learn how you can take care of your teeth, and your health, all in one.