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Pregnancy and Oral Health

709e54_65ff7514ab104e519e1319f8524ef8cbPregnancy is characterized by profound hormonal changes and these can affect many sites in the body including the mouth.

The strategy during pregnancy is the maintenance of good oral health, reducing the risk of inflammatory diseases (gingivitis or periodontitis) which have been linked to low birth weight, and reduction in the risk of transmission of oral bacteria to the new born. To achieve this, excellent home care and regular dental visits are required.

Common issues associated with pregnancy:
Dental treatment during pregnancy: