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Bleeding gums is a common dental problem many people ignore. If you have bleeding gums, you should not ignore them. In order to properly care for and treat your gums, you need to know what to do. So, our dentist, Dr. Clayton M. Hansen, encourages you to take the following test on bleeding gums. We hope you learn something today!

1. True or False: Bleeding gums is normal.
A. True
B. False

2. True or False: Bleeding gums can be a sign of gum disease.
A. True
B. False

3. True or False: Bleeding gums can’t be a sign of a rough flossing technique.
A. True
B. False

4. True or False: If your gums bleed easily when you brush, it’s best to schedule an appointment with your dentist.
A. True
B. False

5. True or False: If your gums bleed easily when you’re pregnant, you might be a victim of pregnancy gingivitis.
A. True
B. False
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ANSWERS

1. B (It’s not normal and should not be ignored)
2. A
3. B
4. A
5. A

If you have any questions or if you would like to know more about bleeding gums in American Fork, Utah, please contact American Fork Family Dentist when you have the chance. All you need to do is dial 801-756-2809 and our dental team will be more than happy to help you!