Gum Disease Can Ruin More than Just Your Smile

  • Topic Info:Dirty Mouth? Clean it up!

    As much as you probably don't want to believe it, your mouth is filled with bacteria.

    Periodontal diseases range from gum inflammation (often categorized as Gingivitis) to serious gum disease that can result in permanent damage, destroying the bones, gums and connective tissue that support the teeth. 

    Periodontist and nutritionist, Dr. Sanda Moldovan, DDS, MS, CNS, explains the risk factors of gum disease and who is most prone to develop the disease. She also offers tips on prevention, treatment and how to know if you have periodontal disease.
  • Host: Melanie Cole, MS