Gingivitis is the result of the inflammation of the gums. It is also the initial stage of gum disease and disease and this can lead into more serious issues. It is important that it does not go untreated because it can lead into a condition that is known as .
It is important to brush twice a day minimum and floss once, to help reduce the buildup of plaque. Plaque produces toxic acids that irritate the gum tissue and cause gingivitis.