When is the last time you really gave any thought to your gums, or to your overall oral health? What happens in your mouth can affect the rest of your body – for better or worse.
According to a study by researchers at the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and the American Academy of Periodontology, the prevalence of gum disease in the United States has been underestimated by as much as 50 percent. If you’re scared of pain or the amount of time it might take to treat your dental issues, don’t just allow your mouth to fall into greater disrepair. (more…)