December 1, 2020

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Gingivitis refers to the inflammation of the gingiva or gums. It is generally caused by poor dental hygiene and if left untreated it can lead to more severe conditions such as periodontitis and tooth loss. It causes the gum to become red, irritated, and swollen as well as a tendency to bleed easily. Given that almost 80% of the US population has some form of gum disease, it can be said that Gingivitis is a very common condition. Treatment usually involves professional cleaning and the use of an antibacterial mouthwash....