WHAT HAPPENS IF YOU DON’T TREAT BLEEDING GUMS? Your mouth is the window to your body. Research says that periodontal disease, bleeding gums,  is linked to conditions like heart disease, diabetes, stroke and premature birth.  If you don’t treat periodontal disease, not only will you slowly lose all of your teeth, bu it may affect […]

Gum Disease

Did you know that gum disease affects oral tissues and is caused by bacteria that live on the tooth root under the gums? If left untreated, this bacteria cause chronic infection of the gums and eventually bone loss. To help patients recognize common signs of gum disease, Kuhn Dental Associates has created this easy gum […]

Why Skipping the Dentist is Bad for You

| posted by Jenny Everett in SElf Magazine. While we don’t love going to the dentist, we try to make ourselves do it twice a year. But for some reason, we’re more likely to blow off a tooth sprucing than any of our other health-related appointments. It just feels more “optional” than, say, a trip […]