Treating Bleeding Gums

Bleeding gums is one of the most common signs of gum disease. Gum disease is a progressive oral health concern that comprises the gum tissue and teeth. Most commonly, gum disease is caused by the bacteria in plaque. Once plaque reaches the gum …
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Get Better Gum Health

Your gum health is a fundamental part of maintaining excellent oral health. When patients don’t take proper care of their teeth, it can lead to poor gum health which may result in the development of gum disease. Gum disease is an infection of …
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Laser Therapy for Gum Disease

The health of your gums is important for so many reasons. Gum disease is a chronic disease that too often goes undiagnosed until the later stages. Gum disease can trigger a whole range of additional oral health concerns and should …
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Fight Gum Disease Early

Bleeding gums can be caused by a lot of things. Sometimes brushing or flossing too vigorously can cause bleeding in the gums. Though your daily dental hygiene routine is essential to proper oral health, be careful around that sensitive gum …
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Healthy gums are important for overall dental health!

Gum disease will affect approximately 75% of American adults at some point in their lives. This can be as simple as minor irritation caused by early gingivitis or a major dental issue in the form of receding gums and gums …
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Dr. Cranham can address your general dental concerns

Tooth cavities are an extremely common dental concern. In fact, nearly 80 percent of people will have at least one cavity by the time that they graduate from high school. People who have cavities may experience toothaches, tooth sensitivity and …
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February is Dental Health Month | Cranham Smiles in Norfolk

February is dental health month. The importance of taking care of your teeth and gums cannot be reiterated enough. Poor dental hygiene can lead to gum disease. Gum disease affects 75 percent of the adult population. It is also the …
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My Gums Bleed or Are Sore When I Brush Them

When you brush or floss your teeth, it is not normal to see blood or experience pain or tenderness in your gums. Bleeding or sore gums are often the first signs of a mild form of gum disease known as …
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