Swollen gums around teeth are a warning sign that you would do well not to overlook.
As if life wasn’t complex enough, Mother Nature keeps on tossing odd unexplained illnesses at us, just to make life more interesting.
Should You Disregard a Sudden Swelling?
However, when you notice a sudden mysterious swelling on your gums, your first instinct (well… it was mine) might be to wait and see if it clears up by itself. Many minor disorders do just that. Occasional rashes or odd aches and pains can oftentimes disappear just as fast as they came.
Do You Have Any of These Complications?
With swollen gums around a tooth, you might be wise to give this seemingly small ailment some closer inspection:
- How long has it been there?
- Is it painful?
- Is it accompanied by redness or soreness?
- Do you experience bleeding when you brush your teeth?
Even if these … Read More