What Can Your Child’s Swollen or Bleeding Gums Tell You?
A recent study, conducted by Pediatric Rheumatology, found that children with juvenile idiopathic arthritis (JIA) suffered from more gum inflammation than their healthy peers due to gingivitis.
If your child is experiencing gum inflammation in conjunction with JIA symptoms, including:
- stiffness upon waking up
- difficulty utilizing fine motor skills
- low activity levels
- unexplained fevers or rashes
We’re here for you.
As a provider specializing in whole family care, we strive to make you aware of dental health issues that may indicate other medical conditions. During routine appointments, our team is dedicated to keeping an eye out for possible symptoms of undiagnosed issues.
The best way to experience overall wellbeing is to take care of every part of you… Starting with your teeth!