What is Gingivitis (Gum Inflammation) ·

What is Gingivitis?

Gingivitis is an inflammation of the gums, usually caused by a bacterial infection. If left untreated, it can become a more serious infection known as periodontitis. Gingivitis and periodontitis are major causes of tooth loss in adults, according to the American Dental Association and the British Oral Health Foundation.

What are the causes of Gingivitis?

How can I recognise Gingivitis?

What can I do to prevent Gingivitis?

What are the consequences of Gingivitis disease?

How is Gingivitis treated?

What’s the Difference Between Gingivitis and Periodontitis?

Sources

http://www.healthline.com/health/gingivitis#Overview1