delete
Periodontal Disease and Pregnancy

Periodontal Disease and Pregnancy

Periodontal disease is a severe inflammatory condition induced by bacteria that attack gum tissues and in more acute cases, the bone holding up the teeth. If untreated, it can result in loss of tooth and has also been linked with other systematic diseases such as cardiovascular disease and diabetes. Moreover, studies have shown that there’s an association between periodontal disease and severe outcomes in pregnancy. IVF Brisbane suggests a dental checkup before any severe periodontal disease occurs during pregnancy. Women go through a great deal of hormonal and...