Yes. Periodontal diseases can cause severe problems in our general health.
All the microbes and bacteria gathered in the inflammation site can travel through our bodies into blood circulation. They can reach different organs and tissues and cause systemic diseases.
How can you prevent periodontal diseases?
To help prevent or control periodontal diseases, it is important to Brush and floss every day to remove the bacteria that cause gum disease. See a dentist at least once a year for checkups, start a healthy diet, and quit smoking.