Instilling dental habits that will last a lifetime
Dentist say the most important part of dental health happens at home. Brushing removes plaque and stimulates gums preventing gum disease. Research suggests that gum disease or periodontal disease causes inflammation leading to atherosclerosis. This hardening of the arteries and puts you at higher risk of stroke and heart attack. Plaque, gingivitis, and periodontal disease can be eliminated with brushing.