Monthly Archives:: October 2016

8 Reasons Why Your Gums Bleed and Their Solutions

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Bleeding gums are not normal, even when you have your teeth professionally cleaned. If your gums start bleeding when you floss or brush your teeth then you have periodontal disease, also known as gum disease. Gum disease is a contagious bacterial infection which destroys your gums and erodes your jawbone which can lead to tooth loss. 8 Reasons Why Your…

Dental Fillings can Spread Decay to Your Neighboring Teeth

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Tooth decay occurs due to an infection with certain types of bacteria that tend to use sugars in food to make acid. These acids tend to make a cavity in your teeth over time. A filling is a way to restore your damaged tooth back to its normal function and shape. A dentist removes the decayed tooth material and cleans…