Did you know that gum disease or infection which is left untreated can speed up the development of Diabetes and Circulation problems?
It has also been proven that the risk of having a premature baby is seven times higher, if pregnant women have gum disease. And there’s more… Recent research shows that having bacteria entering your bloodstream on a regular basis (e.g. through infections), can increase your chances of becoming a stroke victim.
Other studies prove that patients living in nursing homes who receive adequate medical and dental care live up to 5 years longer.
A visit to the dentist can help avoid infections – so don’t delay it!