Why ignoring gum disease is a deadly mistake

teeth, smile, dentist, healthIf gum disease is not prevented or treated, it can increase the risk of other serious conditions developing.
Key takeaways:
– With gum disease, bacteria can enter the bloodstream, leading to inflammation elsewhere in the body and a weakened immune system.
– Gum disease is linked to diabetes, stroke, heart attacks and low weight or premature births
– Fortunately, gum disease is very easy to treat by your dentist with a deep clean, and they can advise on preventing gum disease from occurring
“It’s imperative that you get a dental checkup as soon as possible.”
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