Diabetes and your teeth

It is important to look after your teeth and gums.

Your teeth can come loose. They can fall out.

Gums are the red parts near your teeth.


They hold your teeth in.

High blood sugar is bad for your gums.

You can also get

  • holes in your teeth
  • a dry mouth
  • germs in your mouth.


You can stop teeth problems.

Go to your dentist.

Go   2   times every year. Like


  • March

  • September.

This is general information. Talk to your doctor for information made for you.