Bleeding Gums - Frequently Asked Questions 

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Frequently Asked Questions

1. Whom should I consult if I have the problem of bleeding gums?

You have to go to a dentist if you suffer from bleeding gums.

2. Is bleeding of gums a serious problem?

Yes, bleeding gums can be a serious problem. It either indicates the beginning of the destructive process involving the supporting tissue around the tooth or some serious underlying systemic problem, which could even be fatal.

3. How should I maintain proper dental hygiene?
  • Brush your teeth your teeth twice a day and after every meal.
  • Use a tooth brush with soft bristles. Floss your teeth at least once a day to avoid plaque formation.
  • Avoid sugary food and snacks in-between meals. Avoid using tobacco.
  • Go for regular dental check-ups.

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VIM73

I jam having problem of bledding gum and bad breath.Kindly advice Medicines for it

abiabi

hi i need a help i have a big problem my gum and teeth bleed day and nigh after sleep how can i treatmeant plz

gallop

Bleeding gums is the most dreadful thing. It spoils the breath and also the taste of the food. I would first like to meet the emergency dentists clinic....

alvin

i need help,my gum bleeding today.how can i help?thank you

i need help,my gum bleed day and night plus a bad breath..how can i healit .thank you

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