Gum disease is more common than you might think.
In fact, two out of every five adults have some level of periodontal infection.
But there are certainly ways to prevent and treat it before it advances too far and threatens your oral and overall health.
First, brushing and flossing daily are a must! You also need to visit the dentist for cleanings and checkups every six months.
And since gum disease treatment is most effective if administered in the early stages, it helps to know what to look for at home in between your routine visits.
Check out today’s infographic to see the most common signs of gum disease, and be sure to make an appointment with us if you’re experiencing any of the symptoms listed!