Oral health impacts your overall body health, energy level, weight loss and digestion. A study in the National Institute of Dental and Craniofacial Research concludes “people with serious gum disease were 40% more likely to have a chronic condition on top of it. In fact, conditions such as diabetes, cardiovascular disease, respiratory tract infections, and depression have been linked to the presence of gum disease.” Keeping your gums healthy is very important for your overall health! This means when getting any treatment, you need to ask for the treatment that will result in the least amount of inflammation. Always remember to ask your dentist about Supra-gingival dentistry. When the dentist performs work above the gum (supra-gingival), it results in less pain, less sensitivity and less inflammation.
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Read the following study to learn more: https://www.nidcr.nih.gov/research/data-statistics/surgeon-general