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What are the symptoms of gingivitis?

Symptoms of gingivitis include redness and swelling of your gums. Your gums may also become soft and bleed easily, particularly when you brush and floss your teeth. You may notice that you have bad breath, also known as halitosis. As gingivitis progresses to periodontitis, your gums may begin to recede from your teeth.

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