Felt too tired to floss lately? You might actually be hurting your overall health. Recently, researchers have linked periodontal or gum disease serious conditions such as Alzheimer’s’ disease, diabetes, and heart disease.
Gum disease releases inflammatory cells into the bloodstream which can inflame the linings of the arteries. Disease is usually the result of long-term inflamed arteries.
Next time you feel too tired to floss, remember the effects it could have on your health!