Dental health is important but often overlooked. It can help prevent many illnesses. And still, we tend to postpone a visit to the dentist. That’s until you develop a toothache, or notice a cavity, or your teeth get yellow and stained. It might surprise you to know that in Canada, 3 out of 4 people visit a dentist yearly.
Dental health is a window to your general health. But most people don’t know about this. So they aren’t sure when a visit to the dentist is due.
Lack of oral hygiene might cause diseases such as endocarditis, lung infections and some other kinds of cardiac diseases. Some people can get tooth damage, such as those who smoke.
You should watch out for these oral health signs. Listen when they tell you it’s time to see your dentist. And read this article for more information about when to know a dentist visit is due.