Don’t Forget the Importance of Pregnancy and Your Oral Health

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If you continually struggle with your oral health care, it is important to establish an effective oral hygiene routine on a daily basis. However, one of the biggest problems that individuals and counter is there an ability to keep up their daily routines throughout adversities in your life. If for any reason you end up pregnant or another issue has befallen you, you may still need to continue to clean your mouth as needed.

Due to various changes in your physical and oral health during a pregnancy, you could be at an increased risk for several oral health problems and issues including gum disease. To help lower your risk, make sure that you’re visiting our dentist and let them know of your condition and any prenatal vitamins and medications you may be taking. Furthermore, do not neglect your oral health care and continue your daily hygiene routine. In addition, avoid any unhealthy products in your diet that can potentially increase your risk of dental erosion and cavities, including sugars and starches.

If you are ready to see what our talented team can do to enhance your oral health, please come visit Sweet Spot Smiles at our dental office in Locust Grove, Georgia. Dr. Linda King and our team can be reached at 770-285-2864.