Healthy gums are pink and hard. If the gums appear inflamed, tender, bleed easily, and the color is dark red, it is likely you are suffering from gingivitis. In general, people have realized there was a problem with the blood found at his gums when brushing teeth. Unfortunately, most people assume the symptoms are mild.
Bleeding gums are mostly caused due to the buildup of plaque around the gums. Main trigger is the lack of dental hygiene so that bacteria accumulate and the plaques. Piles of bacteria will remove toxins that will otherwise cause inflammation, redness gums, and bleed easily. The damage is not only the gums but also tissue supporting the teeth that eventually lead to tooth loss.
Inflammation of the gums (gingivitis) can affects people of all ages, including pregnant women and children. But the children are not as severe as in adults. Gingivitis is a chronic disease which means traveling a long illness. The condition can be prevented with proper dental care and regular visits to the dentist to prevent plaque. Do not ignore bleeding gums. In addition to lazy to clean the teeth, they are at high risk of suffering from diabetes and gingivitis are smokers. Smoking will change the composition of bacteria in the mouth. Besides smoking affects the body’s immune response so that makes tooth decay happens faster.