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    What are Some Effective Treatment Options for Gum Disease?

    teeth health smile dentistIf your gums regularly bleed when brushing, or if they appear to be receding from the teeth, the chances are high that you may be suffering from a condition known as gingivitis (gum disease). This is a common ailment.

    Foods that are high in sugar, emotional stress and improper oral hygiene habits are all factors that can eventually lead to a painful smile. However, there are also some remedies which can help to reverse the effects of gum disease.

    – Cutting down on foods and drinks that are high in sugar will help to protect the gums.

    – Unsweetened green tea contains substances that can fight gingivitis.

    – It is critical to floss between the teeth at least two times every day.

    Both plaque and tartar and the bacteria involved irritate and inflame the gums.”

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    Dr Nicholas Riley BDS 1996, MJDF 2012

    Nik qualified from Cardiff Dental School in 1996. He has always had a keen interest in clinical excellence, and further education. He recently gained his MJDF qualifications Nik dedicates much of his time to attending many world renowned courses in restorative, aesthetic and implant dentistry, so he can ensure that patients benefit from the most up to date solutions.