Poor hygiene means lots of plaque; plaque is millions of bacteria which can
Both of these lead to bad breath which can cause:
- Problems with your partner
- Connection problems with your kids
- You becoming very self conscious
- People avoiding being near you.
Decay and gum disease themselves have consequences and you can unknowingly find yourself locked into an expensive and uncomfortable downward spiral over many years. Surely it makes sense to get into some good habits now and ensure a healthy mouth and teeth free from pain and embarrassment for the rest of your life. Ask anyone who wears dentures
. No seriously, ask anyone you know who wears dentures, perhaps an elderly relative just how they feel about their teeth, what they used to do, what happened to them, and what they would have done differently if they got another chance.
Below we will show you the treatment cycles of decay and gum disease you can find yourself getting caught up in, if you don't take active steps to prevent these diseases
. The further into these cycles you get, the more slippery the slope. Yes, at any point you can take charge and get things under control, but the more treatment you have had done, the more potential there is for things to go wrong- it is important to remember that. So when is the easiest time to break these cycles... the answer is NOW!
Whether you have no dental work or a mouth full of every type of restoration known to mankind, the fact is that you are in the best position you are ever going be in (because we can't go back in time) to start looking after things properly.