Effects of Gum Disease and Your Overall Health
Early treatment for gum disease is essential for preserving your oral health and reducing your risks for other health issues. Research shows a link between advanced periodontal disease and numerous health problems, including heart disease, diabetes and certain types of cancer. Some of the red flags to be aware of include sensitive teeth, bleeding gums, bad breath, receding gums and gum inflammation. Early treatment with LANAP® laser gum surgery can be effective for restoring your oral health.