Do you know that dental decay is five times more common than asthma and seven times more than hay fever?Dental decay is the most common chronic and infectious disease for pre-school children
Many young people from 2 to 7 years have multiple dental caries (childhod caries) and must consult a specialist for treatment under general anesthesia.
Few people know this but oral health can affect more than just your mouth
For example, a poor gum health may increase cardiovascular problem or destabilize the state of a person with diabetes (blood sugar).
For pregnant women, a good oral health can reduce the risk of preterm birth or giving birth to underweight baby.
Click on the following links to get more information:
7 Steps to Good Oral Health
Oral Health & Pregnancy
Caring for Your Teeth & Mouth