Title: Why Are My Gums Bleeding?

25 Jul Title: Why Are My Gums Bleeding?

teeth health smile dentistBleeding gums are cause for worry. Here are three reasons why your gums may bleed.

Key takeaways:

– Gingivitis (plaque build-up) is one of the main reasons behind bleeding gums

– Brushing your teeth aggressively with a frayed toothbrush can cause bleeding too

– Untreated gingivitis can lead to infection, which can spread to the gum tissue, causes further gum bleeding

If you gums bleed when brushing your teeth, arrange an appointment with your dentist and have your condition assessed by a professional.

Read the full story here: http://yourdentalhealthresource.com/dont-ignore-your-bleeding-gums/

 

Dr. Biju Philip

Dr. Philip (GMC No: 6072826) is a medical doctor with more than 20 years experience, of which 13 years has been in the field of Anaesthetics and Critical Care. He has also undergone extensive training in Dental Sedation and Facial Aesthetics, including Botox and dermal filler treatments, which he now practices in our dental surgery in Exning. He also works as an Anaesthetist at West Suffolk Hospital, Bury St. Edmunds.