We live in an age where information is abundant and easily accessible, but there are so many myths to sort through to get to the facts on some subject matters. For example, there are misconceptions about a serious oral health condition we’d like to clear up for you. Let’s bust myths and learn the signs and risk factors of this condition.
When someone mentions gum disease (periodontitis), do you automatically think about oral health? You’re not alone. Many people don’t realize that the chronic infection that causes gum disease is not confined to the mouth. Advanced gum disease has a connection to many diseases and conditions. The team at Country Club Dental wants you to know that gum disease affects more than you think.