Did you know that a good oral health is essential for a good overall health? Its true & has been recognized my modern science too.
Careful monitoring of your oral health can present clues about your general health. Poorly maintained oral health contributes to the development of diabetes, high blood pressure, certain heart diseases, pneumonia and other lung diseases, pregnancy complications like premature birth of babies etc by the spread of bacteria and its harmful substances from the gums into the blood. Adequate care of the mouth, teeth & gums can help improve or prevent these complications. Furthermore 90% of general health problems like diabetes, stress, HIV/AIDS, osteoporosis, Alzheimer’s disease, metal toxicity affects the gums and the mouth and present with specific signs. Thus frequent dental visits can help identify early signs of these conditions, treat them, prevent them & thus creating a healthy mouth with a healthy body.