There's growing scientific evidence that periodontitis can affect general health and consequently, periodontal treatment can help improve the health outcomes of related systemic illnesses. A systemic disease is one which affects a number of organs and tissues and sometimes even the body as a whole.
Periodontitis is a chronic infectious disease affecting the supporting tissues of the teeth. The signs of periodontitis are loose teeth as well as red and swollen gums, followed by tooth exfoliation which affects the ability to eat. Read more on this blog: http://bit.ly/2whv6uS