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Posted by: ECT100pa, 4 years ago
Zero peroxide products claim to be safe with less risk of causing cancer from what I read. Since this is a cosmetic issue, do you simply weigh the benefits and risks based on...
bridgesdental
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10 months ago
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Posted by: cleverwabbit, 1 year ago
Hi I am about to get a crown on my far back molar (porcelain to HNM) and root canal. I had to get the dental office manager to remove upgrades that I didn't want already. She...
Henrius
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1 year ago
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Posted by: suzieq058, 1 year ago
Bleeding gums have been an issue of mine for over 40 years. When I have prophylactic treatment, my gums bleed. I’ve been told by my current dentist that it’s not normal and is a...
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1 year ago
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Posted by: dental101, 3 years ago
I am asking this one on behalf of a good friend. She wants to know if there is a recommended diet for those who want to maintain a good dental health.
bridgecreekoutreach
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1 year ago
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Posted by: lehcarssim, 8 years ago
I was wondering if anyone had suggestions for toothpastes and mouthwashes for sensitive teeth? My teeth are especially sensitive to hot and cold. Thanks in advance!
Jacob_Nate
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1 year ago
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Posted by: herboliving, 3 years ago
I have yellowish teeth though everyday I brush my teeth yet there is no improvement. My frontal teeth molar and jaws still yellow.
Jacob_Nate
(Dentist)
1 year ago
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Posted by: Jacob_Nate, 1 years ago
Wait 30 minutes to brush your teeth after consuming acidic foods to avoid damaging your enamel. Research has shown that foods containing citric acid like lemons, oranges, and...
Jacob_Nate
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1 year ago
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Posted by: johnny30, 9 years ago
Heres a simple question thats been bugging me for quite a while now, I never really had the opportunity to ask it! When is the best time to brush your teeth? Is it before you eat...
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1 year ago
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Posted by: N1Farr, 8 years ago
For the past month, I noticed a horrible smell when I floss tooth #12. This tooth has a crown for almost five years now. As days pass by, I’m beginning to have bad breath. The...
bridgecreekoutreach
(Dentist)
1 year ago
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Posted by: angelclarissa, 3 years ago
In the past, teeth with diseased nerves have been removed from the mouth. However, through a root canal, most of the diseased tooth can be salvaged. In most cases, the root canal...
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1 years ago
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Posted by: bridgesdental, 3 years ago
Dental sealants effectively "seals" the deep grooves, acting as a barrier and protecting enamel from plaque and acids. Can i get more information regarding dental sealants ?
Jacob_Nate
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1 years ago
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Posted by: vikings12, 8 years ago
My wife had a gum graft for one of her front top two teeth. She said it was a pedical graft. She was in surgery for 5 hours and had around 20 stitches. She went in today, 10...
Jacob_Nate
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1 years ago
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Posted by: realkat1, 2 years ago
On the Friday 16th of February 2016 I went to Asheville Affordible Dentures (AAD) and had my last 8 bottom teeth that were so soft they wouldn't hold fillings anymore pulled, and...
Jacob_Nate
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1 years ago
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Posted by: Jacob_Nate, 1 years ago
Why Braces Hurt Braces hurt because the wires and brackets are first, new to your mouth, and second, they are actively moving your teeth. Braces hurt because they are changing the...
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Posted by: Jacob_Nate, 1 years ago
Your teeth are like your laundry: The right approach will remove many stains. Foods, medications, tobacco, and trauma are some of the things that can discolor your teeth. You have...
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Posted by: Jacob_Nate, 1 years ago
This condition is sometimes called xerostomia, but it is most easily recognised with the simple term ‘dry mouth. Unsurprisingly, it is caused by a lack of saliva in the mouth. This...
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1 years ago
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Posted by: Jacob_Nate, 1 years ago
Tooth Infection This happens when the root (the bottom part) of a tooth becomes infected and fills up with bacteria. It damages the nerves and the pulp tissue inside the tooth...
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Posted by: santhu01, 7 years ago
Dental Oral Health: Do you have that an unhealthy mounth, especially those with gum disease can aggravate existing heart problem. Freshness and hygiene of teeth and gums definitely...
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1 years ago
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Posted by: ZarroTheOne, 3 years ago
So for thanksgiving break, I went out of state to stay with family members. This trip lasted for a week. But one thing is that I left my retainers at home. And now I'm back home...
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1 years ago
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Posted by: Bb0789x, 2 years ago
I've had a white coating on my tongue for the past few weeks and it tastes terrible. I was wondering if this looks normal or if it is thrush? Picture here-...
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2 years ago
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Posted by: santhu01, 7 years ago
Dental Oral Health: Do you have that an unhealthy mounth, especially those with gum disease can aggravate existing heart problem. Freshness and hygiene of teeth and gums definitely...
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Posted by: johnny30, 9 years ago
Heres a simple question thats been bugging me for quite a while now, I never really had the opportunity to ask it! When is the best time to brush your teeth? Is it before you eat...
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Posted by: California, 7 years ago
I just read an interview with Dr. Hall of Dentavac in Costa Rica in a retirement blog and I just wanted to share with you what he said when asked what he said when a patient had a...
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Posted by: dental101, 3 years ago
I am asking this one on behalf of a good friend. She wants to know if there is a recommended diet for those who want to maintain a good dental health.
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1 year ago
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Posted by: REH2015, 4 years ago
I had multiple extractions done 2 days ago, prescribed clindamycin. There's lots of pain, and the extraction sites have a yellow color tissue. Does this look normal or should I be...
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Posted by: emhof , 9 years ago
Hello, I have a very, very severe fear of dentists and, for a long time, have been looking for a dentist specializing in patients with such anxieties who can take care of me....
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3 years ago
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Posted by: lehcarssim, 8 years ago
I was wondering if anyone had suggestions for toothpastes and mouthwashes for sensitive teeth? My teeth are especially sensitive to hot and cold. Thanks in advance!
Jacob_Nate
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1 year ago
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Posted by: tim5309, 2 years ago
I cannot determine the offending cause of this current chronic soreness on the dorsal (top) surface of the tongue near the midline groove. This started out with visible...
bridgesdental
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2 years ago
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Posted by: xoxogabyxoxo, 6 years ago
Okay so I have two cavities, one on my left side of my bottom teeth and on my right side...they have become deep and now I cant chew on my right side because it hurts so much..its...
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3 years ago
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Posted by: becolilt, 8 years ago
Hello all, I have yellow teeth growing up and I have noticed that they have discolored even more with my braces on. I had my braces put on about ten months ago. I brush my teeth...
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3 years ago
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Posted by: penndental, 7 years ago
My mother lost a tooth and the post came out with the crown so there was nothing to reattach it to. She is having a dental implant put in now and she was going to go to the...
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6 years ago
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Posted by: Katerine, 3 years ago
My daughter likes to watch DIY videos . Now she came with idea that she can whiten her teeth with soda powder and lemon. I am worried that it would damage her enamel. she is only...
bridgesdental
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2 years ago
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Posted by: sharron , 9 years ago
Good evening, I have a somewhat strange question: The problem is that I’m experiencing a pulling sensation in my entire upper row of teeth, the left incisor in particular! I...
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9 years ago
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Posted by: KBinMI, 8 years ago
I had a permanent crown put on one of my lower molars (#30) in December, and my dentist shaved down the healthy opposing upper molar to fix the bite (the crown was way too high...
bridgesdental
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2 years ago
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Posted by: theruler, 8 years ago
I've got cracking noise whenever I yawn or chew. I also have ringing in the ear but not too often. For the past few weeks, I kept having lightheadedness whenever I wake up. Could...
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3 years ago
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Posted by: stillwell, 6 years ago
hello, my name is krysta, and i noticed the back of my front teeth are slightly rotting, my family has a history of gum problems, i dont hae insurince and im not sure what to do, i...
Sharky
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3 years ago
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Posted by: sylvia , 9 years ago
Hello, If I had not come to my wits’ end, I wouldn’t turn to you with the following detailed long story. But maybe you have some advice for me? A total of 17 (!) physicians...
DTStudyClub
(Dentist)
7 years ago
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Posted by: vikings12, 8 years ago
My wife had a gum graft for one of her front top two teeth. She said it was a pedical graft. She was in surgery for 5 hours and had around 20 stitches. She went in today, 10...
Jacob_Nate
(Dentist)
1 years ago
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Posted by: electroneez, 2 years ago
Greetings, You answered the following : http://www.checkdent.com/en/thread/terrified-4-cysts-please-help-2690.html 1. You said & asked ....."PRETTY HARD TO BELIEVE YOU HAVE 4...
electroneez
(Patient)
2 years ago
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Posted by: justsmiledental, 7 years ago
This is a laser teeth whitening treatment done in our dental office. Treatment includes cleaning prior to whitening.
belsky
(Dentist)
7 years ago
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