More than 80% of adults suffer from some form of gum disease. If you think it’s not a bad thing for your gums to bleed when brushing your teeth, think again. Most people think the same way, but for dental experts, this scenario is alarming.
Gums that bleed are an indication that you have inflammation or gingivitis. Gingivitis is the first, mild stage of gum disease which is caused by oral bacteria, and when left untreated can progress to an advanced stage called periodontitis as well as bone degradation