A good oral care routine is extremely important when you are pregnant. Your dentist will be happy provide you with additional checkups if required.
– Pregnancy is often accompanied by morning sickness; as well as being unpleasant, this can damage your teeth due to the strong stomach acid present
– Surges in hormones can lead to development of gingivitis (gum disease) and cravings for sugary foods can lead to cavities
– Your dentist can advise on the best oral care routine to protect your teeth
“Research links gum disease with premature babies and low birth weight.”
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