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Diabetes and Gum Problems



Periodontal disease (gum disease) has been proposed as the sixth most common complication of diabetes mellitus. People with Diabetes are 2 to 3 times more likely to develop periodontal disease, and those who do not know they have diabetes, or whose diabetes is not under control, are especially at risk.

You may experience more severe gum disease and at an earlier age. Gum disease can make it more difficult for you to manage blood glucose levels as well, as periodontal bacteria can increase insulin resistance and, therefore, blood glucose levels.

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