Gum disease starts when bacteria settles inside your gums.
With time, these bacteria chew on your teeth and gums, inflames them and cause them to bleed.
When this happens, teeth are no longer anchored in place, they become loose, and you start losing your teeth.
Even worse, not taking care of your teeth can lead to infections, that go directly into your bloodstream.
Watch this video that explains how adding 1 simple ingredient to your toothpaste will eliminate disease from you moth (and even bad breath issues).