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Brushing the teeth twice a day, flossing daily, eating a balanced diet and drinking plenty of water helps to cure bleeding gums, according to WebMD. Stopping the use of tobacco, reducing stress and avoiding food that is ... More »

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Common natural remedies for gum disease include rinsing with warm salt water or hydrogen peroxide, drinking green tea and brushing the teeth using a mixture of baking soda and water, according to MedicineNet. As of 2015,... More »

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To pull baby teeth, apply oral analgesic to the gums, wiggle the tooth using a clean piece of cloth, gently pull the tooth and press the gum to prevent bleeding, explains New Kids-Center. Pulling teeth is only necessary ... More »

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Although gums do not grow back on their own, it is possible to treat gum recession via surgical methods, according to WebMD. Pocket depth reduction, regeneration procedures for lost tissue as well as bone and soft tissue... More »

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Among the primary causes of sore gums is gum disease, according to WebMD. Gum disease can cause swollen and bleeding gums. Red gums are often a sign of either gingivitis, which is gum inflammation, or periodontitis, whic... More »

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Whiskey does not have a numbing effect on the gums as a baby's teeth are coming up, according to WebMD. Furthermore, babies and young children should not consume alcohol, even in small amounts. More »

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To avoid common gum problems such as gingivitis and periodontitis dentists recommend brushing with fluoride toothpaste twice daily, using an interdental cleaning tool such as floss to clean the middle areas of the teeth ... More »

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