|Side view of a tooth with visible gums, or gingiva|
About of healthy gums [change]
Healthy gums are usually "coral pink." Other colors like red, white, and blue can mean there is a problem.
Healthy gums fill and fit each space between teeth.
Healthy gums are firm and do not move very much.
Reaction to disturbance [change]
Healthy gums usually have no reaction to normal disturbance such as brushing.