Why You Should Never Ignore These Dental Health Concerns

There are a few dental symptoms that could be signs of other medical conditions. Your dentist will be able to advise if they need following up with a doctor:

– Bleeding gums when your brush your teeth could be a sign of gum disease, which in turn can indicate a higher risk of developing cardiovascular conditions such as heart disease or strokes.

– White spots on gums or an increased frequency of cavities can be a sign of diabetes.

– Keep your mouth in good condition and attend regular check-ups.

“Make an appointment with your dentist.”

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