By Dr. Jodi Danna, DDS

Dental care is important during pregnancy.

Taking care of your teeth during pregnancy is more important than just keeping your smile looking beautiful during such a special time in your life. It is  extremely important that you take care of your oral health while being pregnant as hormonal changes can cause inflammation of your gums. And with inflammation comes bacteria, which has been correlated with premature births. Click here to read up on more information on pregnancy and your dental health. 

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