Definition of Periodontitis:

Inflammation of the area around a tooth.  Broadly, any discharge of pus, but usually referring to periodontitis or Pyorrhea alveolaris, with inflammatory and degenerative conditions in the gums, jaw bone and cementum.  There may be alveolar bone resorption, tooth loss and receding gums.

Also: Pyorrhea

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Chlorophyll a treatment
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Fluoride Reduction/Avoidance a treatment
“...the concentration range in which it is employed for the prevention of dental caries, stimulates the production of prostaglandins and thereby exacerbates the inflammatory response in gingivitis and periodontitis... Thus, the inclusion of fluoride in toothpastes and mouthwashes for the purpose of inhibiting the development of caries [cavities] may, at the same time, accelerate the process of...”
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Periodontal Disease - Gingivitis

...the condition
“Periodontal (gum) diseases, including the two most common forms of gum disease called Gingivitis and Periodontitis (Pyorrhea), are serious infections that can lead to tooth loss if left untreated...”
...recommendation Neem
“...In a German study of 70 patients with pyorrhea of varying stages, after just 5 to 10 treatments with a neem-based toothpaste and mouthwash there was significant improvement...”

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