You may not be alone...in the sense that there can be bacteria living in your mouth, causing cavities and gingivitis. These can lead to tooth loss and painful gum disease – a disease that is skyrocketing! This bacteria living in your mouth is called plaque. So what the plaque is going here? Let’s dive in and explore what plaque actually is, how to get rid of it, and how to prevent it from resurfacing to ensure a lifetime of strong, healthy teeth.