Half of Adults in U.S. have gum disease
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|Fri, 09-14-2012 - 9:16am|
Do you? According to this Health Day News article, "Gum disease affects nearly half of American adults aged 30 and older, a new study finds...For the new study, researchers analyzed data from a nationally representative study on more than 3,700 adults aged 30 and older and found that about 47 percent had periodontitis -- about 9 percent with mild gum disease, 30 percent with moderate disease and 8.5 percent with severe disease." more
Have you ever had gum disease? How did you find out? How was it treated?