Oral care includes cleaning and ensuring that your gums are free from bacteria and plaque because these can also cause bad breath and other mouth-related diseases that could lead to other illnesses that would require a visit to a dentist. This can be avoided by avoiding the causes which are discussed in this infographic.
- Don’t let bacteria and plaque build up.
- Stop smoking tobacco.
- Check on your medications because sometimes it causes problems in the gums.
- If you’ve got medical conditions like diabetes make you at a higher risk with gum problems because of the inflammatory chemicals present in your body.