Pyorrhea:

 

• Pyorrhea is an advanced stage of gum disease

• It's a painless disease and hence goes undetected

 

Symptoms to look for:

 

• Dark red gums

• Bleeding in gums

• Bad breath

• Tooth loss

• Pus in gums

 

Causes:

 

• Neglecting dental hygiene gives rise to bacteria which leads to infection

• Incorrect eating habits

• Brushing aggressively

 

Natural home remedy using orange or lemon peels: 

 

1. Take some orange or lemon peels

2. Rub on the gums for 5 min

3. Do this 2 times a day

 

Natural home remedy using pomegranate, salt and pepper:

 

1. Take 2 tsp of crushed pomegranate

2. Add ½ tsp black pepper

3. Add 1 tsp salt

4. Mix well

5. Apply this paste on the gums

6. Massage for 5 min

7. Gargle with lukewarm water

 

If pomegranate is not available, apply mixture of salt and pepper

 

Natural home remedy using spinach and carrot:

 

1. Take a handful of spinach leaves

2. Add 1 chopped carrot

3. Crush the two and make a paste

4. Press the paste on a sieve and extract its juice

5. Drink this juice 3 times a day

 

Tips:

 

• Eat 1 bowl of chopped cabbage and 1 banana every day. They both have nutrients which help improve

   gum disease