How to Heal Swollen, Bleeding Gum After Having a Filling

One common problem that a few dental patients seem to have after a dental filling procedure is bleeding gums. This may happen immediately after you had your cavities filled, or even a few weeks afters your last dentist visit. There are many reasons why this may occur. In most cases, bleeding gums heal on their own, but if they don’t, it is best for you to see a dentist as soon as possible. Here are some reasons why your gum … Read more

Oral Herpes vs. Canker Sores. What is the difference?

Are you worried because you are not able to tell whether you have canker sores or oral herpes in your mouth? Here are the main differences of these two unwanted dental conditions. Unless you have been making out or have some form of oral sex with a stranger, your chances of getting oral herpes is very small. What are canker sores? Canker sores are shallow mouth ulcers that appear in your mouth. You will start to notice when eating or … Read more

Real Answer: Can You Chew Gum While Having Braces?

Search this question on the internet and you will have plenty of conflicting views on whether you can or cannot chew gum while you have braces on. In the end, what should matter most is the opinion of your dentist because everyone deals with difference circumstances but here is some food for thought for when you decide whether you should chew that packet of gum chilling in your pocket. Argument: Should Chew Gum According to some reports, chewing gum can … Read more

How I Whitened My Yellow Teeth with Braces in a Few Weeks

How to whiten teeth with braces? It seems like an impossible task because the braces get in the way. It is a huge nightmare for people who need to have teeth braces on for a long period of time. Is it even possible to whiten the yellow teeth that are covered by braces? I was having such dental issues for some time. I’ve had braces on for a few months and I started to notice how the shade of my … Read more

How to Strengthen a Slightly Loose Permanent Adult Tooth

Do You Have A Slightly Loose Tooth? A slightly loose permanent tooth can be a big nightmare for adults. There are several reasons why an adult tooth may have become loose. The most obvious cause is physical collision. However, if that wasn’t the reason why for having a loose adult tooth, here are a few alternative causes to evaluate. In most cases, you’ll have to visit the dentist in order to have loose teeth tightened or strengthened but there are … Read more

Natural Home Remedies for Painful Dental Tooth Abscess

Tooth abscess is an extremely painful dental condition when pus builds up in your teeth or gums. Pus that forms in your teeth is known as periapical abscess and pus that forms in your gum is known as periodontal abscess. There are several ways for tooth abscess to form but the main cause is due to bacterial infection in your mouth. It’s pretty easy to identify a tooth abscess. Along with the severe pain, you will notice a faint white … Read more

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