Did you know that if you have diabetes, you're 2X more likely to develop gum disease?

Diabetes makes the body more susceptible to bacterial infection, so people with diabetes have a decreased ability to fight germs that invade the gums.

The good news is that brushing with Colgate Total* is a simple step you can do every day to take charge of your gum health because it actually helps improve gum health in as little as 4 weeks.

  • Colgate Total* is the only toothpaste specially recommended to prevent diabetes-related gum disease
  • Colgate Total* toothpaste actually helps improve your gum health in only 4 weeks
  • Colgate Total* Mouthwash protects against germs for 12 hours even after eating and drinking

Specially formulated for gum health, Colgate Total* toothpaste:

  • Reduces plaque germs that cause gingivitis, the most common form of gum disease, for 12 hours
  • Is the only CDA-approved toothpaste to prevent gingivitis
  • Is the #1 toothpaste recommended most by dentists for gum care

Take charge of your oral health with Colgate Total*

† Results improve with continued twice daily use, as shown in 6 month clinical studies of the general population.

‡ Germs that cause plaque and gingivitis when used after brushing.