Oral probiotics & how they protect your teeth

Did you know that bacteria in your mouth actually protect your teeth from decay and gums from gum disease?

There is increasing use of probiotics in the dental practice, and with good reason. But many people are still unaware of the benefits.

What is a probiotic?
Probiotics are microbes. They are usually bacteria or yeasts (a type of fungus). Until now, the benefits of probiotics have mainly been used in the digestive system. Probiotics have a positive role in gut health and digestive diseases.

How do oral probiotics work?
∗ Compete against harmful bugs in your mouth
∗ Work together for oral health
∗ Prime the oral immune cells
∗ Assist in healing the oral environment

Which conditions benefit from oral probiotics?
∗ Prevent tooth decay
∗ Heal gum disease
∗ Cure bad breath

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