Diabetes and its oral effects

Diabetes could cause immense damages. It will not only affect the internal organs. But also it has its own hazardous effects on the oral cavity and the associated structures. Effects of diabetes on the oral cavity Effect on gums : Diabetes will influence the onset and course of gum diseases. As such, gums may notContinue reading “Diabetes and its oral effects”

Systemic illness associated with gum disease

Maintaining proper oral hygiene is not only important for oral health but also in some instance, it is significant to avoid risk factors of certain systemic illness. Mild gum inflammation can progress into periodontitis when left untreated. It is the chronic irreversible condition of the gum damage, with or without tooth loss. Mechanism of theContinue reading “Systemic illness associated with gum disease”