Gingivitis

What is Gingivitis?

Gingivitis is a common and mild form of gum disease (periodontal disease) that causes irritation, redness and swelling (inflammation) of your gums.

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I have swollen gums and im not sure i have gingivitis I have swelling of my gums. the bottom gums are worse then the top.gums. swelling is all...

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Hello, thank you for consulting with healthcaremagic.
The type of swelling in gums which you are mentioning, it looks that it is gingivitis only....

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doctor i kissed a guy wich i dont know his hiv status french kiss and i had gingivitis i have had 16 hiv tests done all negative no other risk and...

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The ways HIV can be transmitted are the following:
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what home remedies are good for healing gingivitis?

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Hi,

Thanks for your query.

Gingivitis most commonly occurs due to accumulation of the plaques followed by bacterial infection.Gingivitis due to...

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I got flu symptoms on wednesday last week , i was feverish, aches and pains,headache, low energy.
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