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Gingivitis is a general term for gingival diseases affecting the gingiva (gums). As generally used, the term gingivitis refers to gingival inflammation induced by bacterial biofilms (also called plaque) adherent to tooth surfaces.
Understanding the relationship between SARS-CoV-2 infection and periodontitis

Understanding the relationship between SARS-CoV-2 infection and periodontitis

How could probiotics be used in the management of gingivitis and periodontitis?

How could probiotics be used in the management of gingivitis and periodontitis?

Young adults with a high incidence of caries can quickly modify their oral health behavior

Young adults with a high incidence of caries can quickly modify their oral health behavior

Common oral bacterium promotes tumor progression-associated activity in pancreatic cancer cells

Common oral bacterium promotes tumor progression-associated activity in pancreatic cancer cells

Human gingival epithelial cells become damaged by cannabis smoke condensate

Human gingival epithelial cells become damaged by cannabis smoke condensate

Women with premature births more often have gum disease, study finds

Women with premature births more often have gum disease, study finds

Gum Health Day 2022 calls for prevention, early detection, and effective treatment of gum diseases

Gum Health Day 2022 calls for prevention, early detection, and effective treatment of gum diseases

Sugary and high glycemic load foods may influence poor oral health

Sugary and high glycemic load foods may influence poor oral health

Study shows link between oral microbiome and naturally occurring alveolar bone loss

Study shows link between oral microbiome and naturally occurring alveolar bone loss

Mice study shows how an antimicrobial found in toothpaste can trigger gut inflammation

Mice study shows how an antimicrobial found in toothpaste can trigger gut inflammation

Polyrotaxane-based biomaterials enhance the connection between epithelial cells

Polyrotaxane-based biomaterials enhance the connection between epithelial cells

Research examines the effectiveness of various oral hygiene tools

Research examines the effectiveness of various oral hygiene tools

Study sheds new light on why some people may be more prone to serious gum infection

Study sheds new light on why some people may be more prone to serious gum infection

EFP launches Europerio Series to showcase the hottest topics in oral health

EFP launches Europerio Series to showcase the hottest topics in oral health

Bleeding of the gums associated with low vitamin C levels

Bleeding of the gums associated with low vitamin C levels

Certain oral pathogens are more prevalent in esophageal cancer patients

Certain oral pathogens are more prevalent in esophageal cancer patients

Researchers test the effects of growth molecules exuded by oral bacteria

Researchers test the effects of growth molecules exuded by oral bacteria

Gum Health Day 2020 to be celebrated worldwide on 12 May

Gum Health Day 2020 to be celebrated worldwide on 12 May

Gum disease linked to stroke

Gum disease linked to stroke

Mouthwash impacts the effects of exercise

Mouthwash impacts the effects of exercise