Bleeding gums, can be very concerning for people. It causes, pain, irritation and also tend to confuse taste of food. Most of the time, it is caused by build up of plaque on the teeth, which causes bacteria to grow close to gums and results in inflammation of gums. This condition is also called Gingivitis. Rarely it is due serious medical condition such as Leukemia. There are many other causes, however, regular check up at a Dental surgery can rule out any other underlying issues.
We recommend regular visit to keep your gums healthy. Professional cleaning done by dentists will remove plaque build up on teeth, resulting in bad bacteria spreading around gums. Dentist can also discuss good oral hygiene practices including usage of inter dental brushes, flossing etc, depending upon the condition of your teeth and gums.