It’s estimated that over 64 million Americans have some form of gum disease. Ranging from mild to severe, this is one health problem you shouldn’t ignore. If you have any of the signs of gum disease—from bleeding while brushing to chronic bad breath—it’s imperative that you get
a dental checkup as soon as possible.

But why? Gum disease is more than just an inconvenience. It has the potential to be dangerous to your entire body, not just your mouth. Here’s how having any form of gum disease can impact your health!

An article by Dr. Sowmya Kanumilli. Originally published by Your Dental Health Resource.

Read the full article here: WHY IS GUM DISEASE DANGEROUS TO YOUR HEALTH?