Mar
2013

Treating Gum Disease with Home Remedies

Gum disease is a common disease for adult people. If you are one of this people you don’t have to worry because there are lots of treatments that can heal gum problems. You can treat it by surgery or by natural way.  Either of this two can help lessen the burden of having gum disease which is called periodontal disease. Periodontal disease starts as a minor gum problem which is called gingivitis but when it is left unattended it could get worsen and become periodontal disease. Left unabated, you will be left toothless and having to get dental implants in Denver. You can treat or prevent it from getting worsen with home remedies.

•           You can start by massaging your gums regularly. This can help stimulates circulation in the gum area. Toothbrush with rubber bristle or your thumb and index finger will do in this kind of situation.

•           Consume at least 1000 mg of vitamin c daily. This helps in getting healthier gums. Vitamins like B-complex, zinc and magnesium are also beneficial in the health of your gums.

•           Take herbal supplements or herbal medications, which contain outstanding healing properties.

•           Use a mixture of 1 teaspoon of dry burdock root and water as a rinsing liquid after brushing. Red rose petals are also good to be your mouthwash.

•           A crush leaves of rosemary can boost up circulation which help in healing process. Apply this every time you do gum massage.

•           Baking soda which is known as an ingredient in toothpaste can also help cure your gum problems. You can use it by dipping a damp toothbrush into the baking soda before brushing your teeth.

There are lots of natural products out there that you can use in treating gum problems. Just do some research and try asking those who are once have gum problems. Also seek advice from a reputable periodontist.