What Does Gum Disease Look like?

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Gum disease is also called periodontal disease which is a chronic infection of the gum tissue around the teeth. This disease can go unnoticed until it is quite advanced whereby the gum looks red and swollen. Gums can also bleed, teeth drift apart and one may have gum recession as well.
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Normal gums are a pink color when you have gum disease it turns to a deep red color. Gum disease looks different in different peoples mouth. Look here for more information: http:/
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Your gums look swollen, maybe even bleeding, you won't be able to see your teeth as well when you DON'T have a gum disease.
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