How bad dental health affects your overall body?

by Kaylie Cris seo excutive

South Austin Dentistry helps to improve your oral health. Our Oral health effect our overall body health. It's more important to know how it affects our body health. If your oral health will be well So your body health also will be well.

smoking affects your teeth.

Smoking can make gum disease much worse. Individuals who smoke are more likely to produce bacterial plaque that prompts gum infection. Gums are affected because smoking means you have less oxygen in your circulation system.

Smoking can also lead to tooth staining, tooth loss as a result of gum disease, terrible breath and in more severe cases mouth cancer.

Dental health affects newborn baby

Pregnant women who have gum disease may be over three times, it can enter the bloodstream through her gums and travel to the uterus—triggering the production of chemicals called prostaglandins—that are suspected to induce premature labor. It increases the chance that a pregnant woman will give birth before her scheduled time.

Gum disease affects your lungs

Teeth and gums are reservoirs for germs that can travel down to the lungs and harm them. Disease-damaged lungs are not as able to defend themselves. Your immune system can usually prevent bad bacteria problems, but the lung tissue can still become irritated and inflamed. The bacteria can also cause bronchitis and pneumonia.

Bad dental health affects  your heart

Gums are very vascular, bacteria from your mouth can enter the bloodstream and cause inflammation. The bacteria that infect the gums and cause gingivitis and periodontitis also travel to blood vessels elsewhere in the body. They cause blood vessel inflammation and harm. Minor blood clumps, heart attack, and stroke may follow.


Diabetics already more susceptible to infection such as infected gums that lead to periodontal disease. Periodontal disease can make diabetes more hard to control. Gum disease can lead to increases normal blood sugar levels into higher. A person with poor oral health increases the risk of developing diabetes.

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Created on Dec 31st 2019 01:28. Viewed 431 times.


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