Asthma May Increase the Risk of Developing Gum Disease

teeth, health,smile, dentistAsthma sufferers have an important reason to keep their teeth and mouth in tip-top condition.
Key takeaways:
– People with asthma are at a higher risk of serious gum disease.
– Dry mouth caused by inhalers could be a reason why gum disease is more likely to appear
– Bad breath and dental cavities are other side effects of dry mouth and can be present alongside gum disease
Visit your dentist for comprehensive advice on how to avoid gum disease and other conditions that may affect the health of your teeth and gums.
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