The Effects of Poor Dental Hygiene on Your Body If you are concerned or have questions about any of these issues, contact the office of Dr. Rhonda Nasser at (531) 655-0666 for her expert analysis.
Gum Disease Risk Factors Periodontal disease, or gum disease, does play favorites. The older you are the more at risk you are. Also, female hormonal shifts and changes can make you a bigger target. Smoking, other tobacco use and illnesses including HIV/AIDS and diabetes can also make you more likely to develop gum disease. Lastly,