Diabetes and your teeth Diabetes Home Health problems from diabetes Diabetes and your teeth Look after your teeth Diabetes and your eyes Look after your eyes Diabetes and your feet How to look after your feet Diabetes and your skin Look after your skin Diabetes and your kidneys Diabetes and your heart Diabetes and your feelings 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. But You can stop teeth problems. Go to your dentist. Go 2 times every year. Like Marchand September. Back Diabetes Home Next This is general information. Talk to your doctor for information made for you.