When it comes to comparing the differences between women and men, the subject of oral health doesn’t usually rank very high. Actually both women and men face different sets of challenges when it comes to the maintenance of healthy gums and teeth. Women are more at risk for certain issue while still having a few advantages over men.
How Teeth are Affected by Hormonal Changes
Did you know that Oral Health can be affected by women’s hormonal changes experienced during menopause, pregnancy, and puberty? Keeping oral hygiene under control are essential to the conditions of gum inflammation and gingivitis, that might occur during puberty and pregnancy. Preventive measures
include daily flossing and brushing (twice) with fluoride toothpaste and a soft-bristled brush.
26 February, 2020