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Dental Health

10 Causes of Receding Gums

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Periodontal diseases


Genetics


You’re not brushing enough


You’re brushing too hard


Hormones


Smoking


The way you sleep


Your smile’s not straight


Body piercings


Diabetes


Jacqueline Ho

Jacqueline Ho

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Jacqueline is a former content producer for HealthCentral. She is a multimedia journalist with a bachelor's degree in English Literature and a master's in Broadcast Journalism and Public Affairs.