Common Dental Conditions and How to Treat Them
Dental conditions are some of the most common diseases that Americans face today. The shocking truth is that most of them are preventable! Periodontal disease affects more than half of Americans according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention and more than 95% of adults will suffer from dental caries (decay) at some point during their lifetimes.
What is Periodontal Disease?
Periodontal disease is a serious condition that affects the health of your teeth and gums. Did you know that it can also cause complications with other conditions such as heart disease, diabetes, respiratory conditions, and even pregnancy? Since gum disease causes inflammation, it can affect nearly every other system in ...