Periodontitis is a serious infection of the gums supporting your teeth. Some symptoms include swollen gums which can appear red or even purple and hurt when touched, spaces between the teeth, pus, and bleeding, and much more.
- Brush your teeth at least twice a day and 30 minutes after every meal. Read our blog for more advice on brushing your teeth.
- Use a soft toothbrush.
- Floss daily – Read our blog for advice on how to floss properly.
- Avoid tobacco.
- Get regular dental check-ups.