Gingivitis is not a disease that you want to develop, but you’re at high-risk for the condition because it is so common. Preventing gingivitis is the best way to avoid problems, but if you experience the condition (as many people will) there are steps that you can take to naturally rid yourself of the condition. These steps detail what to do if you are bothered by gingivitis so that it doesn’t become a bigger problem than already.
- Make sure to keep your teeth clean to prevent plaque buildup which may lead to gingivitis.
- Placing a piece of raw onion on your gum may help inflammation.
- Clove oil contains antibacterial compounds that help fight bad breath.
“Most who suffer from it (gum disease) think that their gums are simply irritated, puffy, or swollen.”