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www.sharonalbrightdds.com/dental_facts/bleeding-gums

How to prevent swollen and bleeding gums and tooth loss. ... “My gums bleed when I brush my teeth” , “When I floss my gums bleed.” These are two phrases I hear frequently, usually followed by… Good oral hygiene prevents bleeding ... “ Why do I have bleeding gums?” Here is the short answer: Every time you eat food is ...

www.colgate.com/en-us/oral-health/conditions/gum-disease/five-things-you-can-do-if-your-gums-are-bleeding-1014

You're brushing your teeth and notice a bit of pink when you spit out the toothpaste. You might notice some bleeding when you floss. Although the smallest amount of blood might not seem like a big deal, if your gums are bleeding consistently, you shouldn't ignore it. Bleeding gums can happen for a number of reasons, from ...

www.colgate.com/en-us/oral-health/conditions/gum-disease/5-causes-of-bleeding-gums-you-should-know-0613

Gingivitis is the first stage of gum disease. Plaque on your teeth and at the gumline that is not removed by brushing and flossing can infect the gums and lead to the symptoms of gingivitis. When gingivitis occurs, your gums may become swollen, tender and sometimes bleed during brushing. This early stage of the disease ...

www.prevention.com/health/health-concerns/9-weird-reasons-your-gums-are-bleeding

Dec 14, 2012 ... Here are nine reasons your gums are bleeding—and what to do about it. 1. Your oral hygiene's subpar. Inadequate oral hygiene, which Dr. Weiser defines as those who don't brush and floss daily, results in visible plaque on teeth and red swollen gums. And it doesn't take long to happen: Research shows ...

askthedentist.com/bleeding-gums

Seeing blood in your sink after you brush your teeth can be alarming, but there's no need to panic. You may be able to cure your bleeding gums without even seeing a dentist, depending on the situation! In this article, I'll explain the common causes of bleeding gums, what you can do to stop the bleeding, and how to know ...

www.absolutedental.com/why-are-my-gums-bleeding

Dec 21, 2016 ... If you've noticed a bit of blood in the sink after brushing your teeth, there may be an underlying health condition causing it. To maintain your oral hygiene, you will want to find the source of the bleeding and do what you can to eliminate it. Here is what you can do to better understand why your gums are ...

www.webmd.com/oral-health/guide/gum-problem-basics-sore-swollen-and-bleeding-gums

Nov 29, 2015 ... WebMD examines common problems with the gums, including soreness, swelling, and bleeding. ... In the quest to keep teeth clean, you might be tempted to brush teeth as vigorously as you can. ... When you brush, make sure you use gentle, circular motions to massage and clean the teeth and gums.

www.everydayhealth.com/dental-health-specialist/bleeding-gums.aspx

May 3, 2010 ... "When I brush my teeth, my gums start bleeding. How can I stop this from happening?"

shoredentistry.com/what-to-do-when-gums-bleed

Jul 21, 2014 ... Bleeding after brushing or flossing, or simply at random times, may be a sign of unhealthy oral tissues. Many people think bleeding gums is normal, particularly after flossing their teeth, but it is usually a signal to change your oral hygiene routine and visit the dentist. Regardless of the cause, your bleeding ...