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  1. Arti says:

    However, the bacteria are a fewtimes more active and this makes your gums sore. The first thing to do is visit your dental team for a thorough check-up of your teeth and gums. If the disease is left untreated for a long time, treatment can be more difficult. All gum disease is caused by plaque. Many of the bacteria in plaque are completely harmless, but there are a few that have been shown to be the main cause of gum disease. They will measure the ‘cuff’ of gum around each tooth to see if there is any sign that periodontal disease has started. This assessment is very important, so the correct treatment can be prescribed for you. Plaque is a film of bacteria which forms on the surface of the teeth every day. Plaque is a film of bacteria which forms on the surface

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