(HealthDay News) -- From plaque buildup to gum disease, bleeding gums can be a sign of many conditions.
To treat bleeding gums, MedlinePlus recommends:
- Visiting the dentist every six months.
- Following your dentist's homecare instructions.
- Brushing and flossing your teeth twice a day.
- Not using mouthwashes that contain alcohol.
- Following a balanced, healthy diet.