Gums Treatment

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How do you get rid of a gum infection?

1. Brush your teeth at least twice a day. ...
2. Opt for an electric toothbrush to maximize your cleaning potential.
3. Make sure your toothbrush has soft or extra-soft bristles.
4. Replace your toothbrush every three months.
5. Floss daily.
6. Use a natural mouthwash.
7. Visit your dentist at least once a year.

How do I get rid of inflamed gums?

1.Soothe your gums by brushing and flossing gently, so you don't irritate them.
2.Rinse your mouth with a saltwater solution to rid your mouth of bacteria.
3.Drink lots of water. ...
4.Avoid irritants, including strong mouthwashes, alcohol, and tobacco.
5.Place a warm compress over your face to lessen gum pain.

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What is good for gum infection?

Green tea has antioxidants that reduce inflammation in the body. Hydrogen peroxide helps kill bacteria when used as a mouthwash or as a gel in a custom fitted tray, but it cannot be swallowed. Warm saltwater rinse reduces inflammation and kills bacteria, but daily use will damage the teeth.

Can gum disease kill you?

Gum Disease Can Kill More Than Your Smile. ... The bacteria in plaque that builds upbetween the teeth and gums can enter into the bloodstream. Thesebacteria can then travel throughout the body and cause serious healthproblems. Periodontal disease has been linked to an increase risk of developing heart disease.

Can receding gums grow back?

This may happen for a number of reasons including brushing your teeth too aggressively or grinding your teeth. But, once your gums begin receding, can they grow back? Unfortunately, gums cannot grow back. Luckily, there are treatment options that can bring your gums back to the normal length.