Gum Infection and Premature Birth—The Surprising Connection

Gregory Szalai, D.D.S. Joanne Szalai, D.D.S. “Gum disease may even affect your unborn child. Pregnant women with periodontitis are much more likely to give birth to premature babies than women with healthy gums are.” Source: The test is back and it’s clear—you’re expecting a baby! You know the rules, see your healthcare provider, eat […]