How to I stop bleeding gums
If your gums bleed when you brush your teeth, you may have gingivitis. It’s important to catch early, because it can lead to gum disease.
Let’s talk gingivitis
Gingivitis is the inflammation of the gums. It can mean they’re puffy and tender to the touch, or bleed easily during brushing.
Get to know gum disease
When we think of gum disease, we might assume it’s a rare condition that doesn’t affect many people. The truth is that gum disease is quite common.
Do I need to floss?
Flossing removes plaque and bacteria where toothbrushes can’t reach. It also keeps your gums healthy, making flossing an essential part of your daily routine.
What is gum disease?
The gums are made of living tissue that connects the teeth to the mouth. It’s vital they are kept free of diseases such as gingivitis and periodontitis.