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The Surprising Truth About Gum Disease

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You've heard your hygienist talk about gum disease over the years, but you didn't think much about it until she told you that your mouth was in its beginning stages. You were shocked! You brush your teeth twice each day and floss fairly regularly, how could this happen? Your teeth don't even hurt!

Believe it or not, gum disease has surprisingly few symptoms, which makes it hard to detect on your own. It is consistent visits to your dentist every six months that are genuinely your first line of defense against gum disease in High Point. Here's what you should know.

Gingivitis

The first stage of gum disease is called gingivitis. If you ...

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