A Low-Carb Diet Stops Periodontal Inflammation
It's not just traditional, refined sugar that contributes to dental disease. Other carbs are a problem, too:
"Healthy food may be the best cure for gum problems. Researchers from the University of Freiburg in Germany have discovered that a low-carb diet rich in Omega-3 fatty acids, vitamins C and D, antioxidants, and fiber can significantly reduce periodontal inflammation."