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what you mean by Gum bleeding while brushing teeth?

Iam having lot of bleeding while brushing my tooth. This is happening form couple of days. It is light bleding, other wise ther is no bleeding. I donot have any other problem other than this. Is this is conencted to any medical issues
Thu, 2 Feb 2012
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Dentist 's  Response
This is due to a condition known as Gingivitis(inflammation of gums). You should undergo scaling of your teeth. Flossing of teeth should be done once a day. Cleaning of your tongue using tongue scraper. Should change your tooth brush once in 3 months.
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Dentist Dr. E. Bharathikannan's  Response
hello rosa,welcome to healthcare magic

go for a scaling visit, if there is a vitamin c deficiency then take citrus fruits a lot such as orange, lemon, amla etc. visit a dentist . take care
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Dentist, Endodontics Dr. Manisha Rao's  Response
Hi, the main cause of gum bleeding is calculus deposit that causes gum infection. So consult your dentist and get scaling done if required. There could be other reasons of bleeding gums like vitamin deficiency, use of medication, hard brushing, use of improper brushes etc. Your dentist will be able to solve your problem. Take care!
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Dentist Dr. Varun Mishra's  Response
welcome to HCM,
bleeding can be due to gingivitis or hard brush or due to improper brushing. this seems to be gingivitis. start taking action by visiting to dentist.
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Dentist, Endodontics Dr. Manisha Rao's  Response
Hi, . bleeding occurs because of two reasons while brushing. Either you are brushing very forcefully or there is a gum inflammation. In case if inflammation, the gums become swollen and they bleed on slight touch. So please consult a dentist for a complete examination and treatment. Take care!
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carlos's  Response
the cause of gum bleeding is vitamin C defeciency. so take vitamin rich foods like amla, orange, gauva, sweet lime, goose berry, gauva.
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minal sharma's  Response

i heard lack of some vitamin c causes it..take grandma told its good for cold and bleeding in gums..hope it will help you.

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Rakesh Verma's  Response

Understanding your problem,you probably need to go to a dentist and get your teeth Scaling(cleaning) done.Do oral rinses with solution of luke warm water plus salt for about 10 to 15 seconds and spit.Repeat 2-3 times/day.Bleedinb shall stiop but unless scaling is done,it will reoccur .

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ROOPESH's  Response
hi i'm a health consultant...
gum bleeding is becoz of lack of vitamins and your brushing style and the kind of paste you use

i would recommend you to use glister paste which will help you a lot!!!

please contact me on 9036291674 if you have any queries
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james's  Response
use colgate active salt tooth paste
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