Oral Care Glossary
Dentists and Hygienist have a language all their own. This guide breaks down the professional terminology into everyday language.
Changes in hormone levels can cause oral health issues of the gum tissue when plaque biofilm is present in the mouth. During menstruation, pregnancy and menopause, oral health will be affected by hormonal fluctuation. To lower your risk of gum disease and other complications during these instances, practice good oral hygiene (toothbrushing and flossing) and schedule regular dental visits to ensure your teeth and gums are healthy.