September is National Gum Care Month

September is National Gum Care Month, and one of the most important steps to improving the care of your gums is recognizing the warning signs for gum disease. These can include:

  • Gums that appear red or swollen
  • Gums that feel tender
  • Gums that bleed easily (during brushing or flossing)
  • Gums that recede or pull away from the teeth
  • Persistent bad breath
  • Loose teeth
  • Any change in the way teeth come together in the biting position

If you notice any of these signs, call us to schedule an appointment. Getting a grip on gum disease early on can possibly save your teeth. Don’t delay, call today.

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