Bad breath can be caused by more than just that salad you had for lunch

gum disease
14 Aug 2019

Bad breath can be caused by more than just that salad you had for lunch

Here are a few signs that you may have gum disease (periodontal disease). If you have any of these symptoms, schedule an appointment with us as soon as possible.

  • Gums that bleed when you brush or floss
  • Red, swollen, or tender gums
  • Gums that have pulled away from your teeth
  • Bad breath that doesn’t go away
  • Pus between the teeth and gums
  • Loose or separating teeth
  • Painful chewing
  • A change in the way your teeth fit together when you bite
  • A change in the fit of partial dentures

Learn more at: https://www.mouthhealthy.org/en/az-topics/g/gum-disease