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What to Eat During Pregnancy to Prevent Oral Health Issues
Posted on 4/26/2021 by Shiv Sharma, DDS
It is not a well-known fact that women need to take care of their oral health during pregnancy. That's because women are vulnerable to decay and infection during this crucial time. Here are a few things that expecting women need to keep in mind when they are eating. Tooth Decay You may have an urge to snack between meal times when you are pregnant; however, this can result in an increased risk of tooth decay, particularly if the snacks are full of sugar. Instead, you should try these foods: Gum Disease Changes in hormones during pregnancy can make women susceptible to gum diseases like gingivitis. Here are some types of food that can provide the required nutrition for your body and reduce inflammation: Enamel Erosion Eat food that can help remineralize your enamel and fight erosion. These include: Just a few simple precautions can help improve your oral health during pregnancy. If you have any other dental concerns, call us at (650) 321-9693 to schedule a consultation with our doctors and at Palo Alto Oral Health.... Read more...
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