woman pulling down her lip to show swollen gums asking what is gingivitis

What Is Gingivitis?

Are you experiencing red, irritated, or otherwise painful gums? Do you brush and floss regularly, but this seems to only aggravate the problem? If so, you might be suffering from a common, relatively mild form of gum disease called “gingivitis.” But what is gingivitis? What are the symptoms? And how can you treat and prevent…