On this situation, we’re specializing in a typical situation that almost all of us will endure from sooner or later in our lives, gum disease. Gum illness is an irritation of the gums, brought on by a build-up of plaque and ends in the gums changing into very purple and swollen.

We will eradicate and forestall gum illness by common brushing and frequent dental visits, however when these are ignored or forgotten, it might probably result in a extra extreme sort of gum illness referred to as periodontal illness.

There was a bunch of recent analysis trying into periodontal illness, linking it with each most cancers in older ladies, and Alzheimer’s Illness. On this situation, we talk about each of those research and provide some nice recommendation for maintaining gum illness at bay.

Our August version additionally incorporates a piece on oral well being habits at festivals, in addition to the significance of fine oral well being (and penalties of unhealthy oral well being) on the subject of relationship.

Lastly, we now have a small round-up about two improbable charity occasions which have taken place inside the final month – a golf match in Brighton which has managed to boost £10,000 – and likewise an occasion in Glasgow which has set a brand new world file for the largest smile!

We hope you take pleasure in this situation of Phrase of Mouth and we’ll be again for extra subsequent month.

View: Word of Mouth: August 2017