February is a great time to focus on prioritizing our “heart health.”
Shockingly, over 50% of adults in the United States suffer from some level of gum disease, and the effects are not limited to oral health alone.
Research has shown that those with gum disease are at a significantly higher risk of developing heart disease – in fact, twice as likely.
That’s why it’s crucial to take proper care of your teeth, as doing so not only promotes good oral health, but also contributes to the overall health of your body, and specifically your heart.
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