Gingivitis. How to Recognize and Treat the Condition

Gum inflammation is a hallmark of gingivitis, an early stage of gum disease. Red, swollen gums that bleed readily, especially while brushing or flossing, are common symptoms. Another sign of gingivitis is bad breath and a receding gum line.
It is essential to treat gingivitis very away in order to stop it from developing into more serious gum disease. At STIM, we advise upholding a strict oral hygiene regimen that includes using an antiseptic mouthwash, flossing every day, and brushing twice a day with fluoride