Did you know that the oral health is of utmost importance for the overall health? Taking care of the mouth, teeth, gums, and the oral health in general can help prevent gum disease, tooth decay, and bad breath. In addition, a healthy mouth helps protect against other medical disorders, such as stroke, heart attack, diabetes, and preterm labor.
On the other hand, poor oral hygiene is detrimental for the overall health, as the mouth can be an infection source if left untreated. There are more than 500 species of bacteria in the mouth which form dental plaque, leading to infections like gingivitis, periodontitis, and trench mouth.
Apart from brushing and flossing, using a mouthwash is yet another crucial part of oral hygiene. It helps remove plaque, reaching and combating the bacterial that couldn’t be otherwise reached with brushing. At the same time, it leaves the mouth thoroughly cleaned and the breath freshened.
There are a few benefits of using a homemade mouthwash, including the following:
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