What Are Receding Gums and How Are They Treated?

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Receding gums occur when the gum pulls back exposing more of the tooth than normal, resulting in sensitivity and pain.

– Teeth grinding can be resolved with a mouthguard worn during sleep.

– Gum disease can be the cause, and must be treated to prevent tooth loss.

– Overly zealous brushing can lead to receding gums, so you may need to change your brushing technique.

“Without healthy gum tissue, teeth are less likely to survive.”

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