Periodontal Disease Essay

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Periodontal Disease
Periodontal disease involves series of infections that occur within gum tissues of the mouth and the surrounding of teeth. Some infections cause simple inflammation of the gum tissues and in some cases it causes server damage within the soft tissues and bones, and a possibility of losing teeth. Periodontal disease can be prevented if people were more educated on how to keep healthy gums and teeth. People need to also understand that the way you live your lifestyle can also have effect on your health as far as oral hygiene.
As you should know our mouth are full of bacteria and also not to mention mucus and other particles. When you don’t keep up with your daily cleansing of your teeth and gum, the bacteria, mucus and the particles build up to become plaque on teeth. With brushing and flossing daily removes this plaque buildup. If you choose not to keep up with daily brushing and flossing the plaque hardens and becomes tarter on the teeth. The tarter cannot be removed with brushing or flossing. In this case you will need to see a dentist or dental hygienist. When ...

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