Teeth. What will help the gums?

Everyone knows that you need to take care of your teeth, but we often forget about the gums.


But gum disease — periodontitis — almost the main cause of tooth loss.
By the treatment of periodontal disease must be approached comprehensively. It is important not to lose sight of the initial stage of the disease.

soon as you began to denude the gums, immediately contact your dentist. He will assign you a personal mixture for rinsing and prescribe the necessary vitamin supplements.

To contact the doctor in cases where the gingiva remain inflamed or bleed despite home treatment;

if there were sores on the gums; there was the pain of hot or cold food.
In time remove tartar — it often leads to periodontal disease.

In the case of periodontal disease, primarily to exclude from the diet of sugar and starchy refined foods, increase the number of products containing ascorbic acid, enter into the diet of raw vegetables and fruits that require thorough mastication.

While brushing your teeth to massage the gums with a toothbrush.

After consulting with the doctor, use homeopathy:

arnica — when the gums are very painful;
Phosphorous — bleeding after brushing your teeth does not stop;
silica — gum with ulcers and inflamed.

And now some useful recipes for the gums:

In a cup of water, add 1 drop of choice essential cypress, lemon, myrrh and tea tree oil. Such mouth rinse solution in the acute phase of the disease, 2 times a day.

Dissolve 1 g of the mummy in half a glass of warm boiled water and rinse your mouth for 1-2 minutes 5-6 times a day.

To rinse can be used infusions of herbs: sweet flag root, calendula, cudweed, St. John’s wort, yarrow, or root of Bergenia. Rinse your mouth for 2 minutes at least 4 times a day.

Rinse your mouth with water and 20 drops of 15% alcohol solution of propolis.

When abscesses on the gums, use saline rinse — 1 tbsp. teaspoon of salt per cup of water.

How dangerous flux and what procedures you can do with the disease itself?

Flux (abscess) — acute inflammatory disease in the periosteum — the connective tissue that adheres to the bone.
Get rid of it at home is impossible, you can only reduce the swelling and pain.
Signs of flux — severe swelling and redness of the gums, aching
in the tooth and jaw, a sharp rise in temperature and the appearance of swelling on the patient’s cheek. Seek medical attention immediately.

Now that can not be done when the flux:

Do not place the packs, they contribute to the spread of pus;

Do not make any bandages — they compress the tissue and increase the swelling;

Do not drink antibiotics without prescription;

Do not take painkillers before the visit to the doctor;

if the doctor did you incision to drain the pus, drink aspirin, because it can cause bleeding.

You can rinse the affected area with a solution of baking soda and salt (1 hr. A spoonful of baking soda and 1 h. Spoon of salt pour boiling water, wait until cool down to room temperature), or anti-inflammatory herbs.
Rinse every two hours to relieve the main symptoms, may then be less.

Note: inflammation of the gums.

The disease, which should cause a person to be guarded — gingivitis and periodontitis, or more — an inflammation of the gums.
In women with diseased gums often give birth to babies with low birth weight.

This condition increases the risk of atherosclerosis and even multiple sclerosis — severe neurological disease that affects the motor functions.
Gum disease is caused by bacteria that live in the mouth and actively propagate in the layer of tartar.

Periodontal disease — one of the most common diseases in the world, which becomes a cause of tooth loss in people over 30 years.
For many years it was believed that periodontal disease is purely local in nature, but in recent years there is growing evidence that it has an effect on health in general.

Bacteria on the bloodstream invade other organs, disrupting their work.
Scientists have evidence of a link between gum disease and diabetes, and when undertook a study involving diabetic patients and have begun to treat their gums, blood sugar levels fell significantly in people.


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