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Need Wisdom teeth extractied at 65
Anyone here have their wisdom teeth pulled after 65? They have never bothered me until now, one has a...More
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Reply: Red spot on the gums
Periodontal disease symptoms are often unnoticeable until the advance stages. Red spot on the gum is one...More
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Reply: Red Bump Under My Tongue
I had a red bump under my tongue. It was painless but a nuisance. It was driving me crazy. First I tried a...More
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Reply: Swollen lips
The causes for swollen lips are numerous. A majority of the population experience some type of side...More
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Reply: Dry, Cracked, Swollen Lips
The lips are very sensitive and have a very thin layer of natural oil that protects it from injury. The...More
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Reply: temporary teeth turning green
Practice good hygiene. Brush your teeth twice daily. Teeth naturally have a yellowish tint because of...More
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Reply: Teeth spots/ Irritated frenulum
Hello, Your dentist would be the best person to speak with about the dark spots on your teeth and what...More
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Numbness on inside of bottom lip
Starting yesterday I feel a sort of numbness and tingleness originating close to the left side of my bottom...More
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Reply: Strange irritated tastebuds for more than six mont...
I am 40 female and I got them 4 days ago. Same partner over 5 years and absolutely no reason for this....More
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Teeth spots
Hi, I have a couple of questions about what's going on in my mouth. First of all, I'm getting a few dark...More
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Reply: Just had a baby. Now my lips are swollen??? HELP!!...
Hi kiarasb1, Were you able to determine what was causing this swelling? I hope that it has gone away by...More
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Reply: please discuss the effectiveness of sandblasting f...
I had a teeth cleaning done a few years ago and it felt like a sand blaster was used. My teeth felt fury and...More
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Reply: Regenerative Periodontal Endoscopy
I'm only 29 years old. Periodontal disease runs in my family. I'll admit that the care I've taken of my mouth...More
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Bacteria/Puss - Root Canal Prevention
Really painful tooth - root canal procedure.... Dentist found a lot of bacteria/puss - filthy canals....More
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Another alternative: periodontic endoscopy
I just thought I would share that there is a noninvasive alternative to RPE -- periodontic endoscopy. It's...More
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Reply: Lanap (laser gum surgery)
I'm going to try to respond to you again. I don't believe my last response went through successfully....More
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Reply: Swollen taste buds
The most common cause of swollen taste buds is something that you have eaten like hot spicy foods that...More
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Did my mom ruin my teeth?
When I was 17, my mom took me to a dentist about getting braces. She seemed to find the most unethical...More
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Reply: i am having some bumps on the back of my tounge .
It could be that you are experiencing enlarged taste buds. I would suggest seeing an ENT (ear, nose, and...More
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Reply: Wierd painful growth thingy under tongue
Hello, There are a number of things that could explain a sore, bumpy tongue. This article has some...More
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Reply: Inflamed taste buds under the tongue?
The most common cause of swollen taste buds is irritation. It mostly happens from something we ate like...More
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Reply: Strange Thing on the Bottom of My Tongue
It sounds like I have exactly the same thing. Did you receive any new information/explanation or a treatment for...More
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SWOLLEN FRENULUM UNDER TONGUE
Every once in awhile the frenulum under my tongue swells and it makes it hard to swallow, but no...More
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Reply: Stringy White Growth on Tongue
You can use a prescribed mouth ringe containing chlorhexidie or other oral atiseptic. In some cases, the...More
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Reply: oral thrush
My dentist has ruled out linchen planus or any dental problems. I have no fillings, my gums are very inflammed...More
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Swollen throat that won't go away
For 6+ years now I have had an enlarged tonsil mainly on the one side but slightly on the other. It never...More
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Reply: ROOT CANAL PAIN YEARS AFTER TREATMENT
If the pain still persists even after your root canal treatment, this indicates that the treatment has...More
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Reply: Oral health
Talk to your dental care professional including your dentist and dental hygienist about your specific...More
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Reply: My teeth are are breaking off in pieces?
My mother had beautiful healthy teeth until she had Chemo. While the treatment saved her life, it ruined her...More
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Permanent teeth missing in preteen
My 12 year old nephew has only 11 teeth. When he visited the dentist last, his mother was told that there were...More
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