The toothpaste is only as good as the toothbrush itself! Whether you may be using a low or high abrasive toothpaste, you also have the potential to damage your gums from toothbrush abrasion. Many people either brush too aggressively or they may not realize that they are using a medium or hard-bristled toothbrush that can wear away tooth enamel over time, sometimes even brushing faster and harder to get the job done. The key is to brush longer, not harder.
In short, yes—poor dental health can affect your heart health. Poor dental health can actually affect the overall health of your entire