According to recent research, people with asthma are more prone to developing certain oral conditions.
- Asthma sufferers are 20 percent more likely to be affected by gum disease.
- Dry mouth seems to be the link between asthma and gum disease.
- Preventative treatment includes constant hydration, professional dental cleaning, and good oral hygiene routine.
If you suffer from asthma, it’s a good idea to make an appointment with your dentist to prevent the appearance of gum disease and other conditions that could negatively affect your teeth.
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