Recent studies have revealed that people with gum disease are at a higher risk of suffering a stroke.
– Inflammation in the gums has been linked to artery hardening in the brain or neck, which causes stroke.
– Gum disease triggers clots to form in the artery of the brain or to move from the heart to the brain.
– Signs of gum disease including bleeding gums when you brush or floss.
Practice proper oral hygiene and visit the dentist regularly for cleaning to prevent gum disease.
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