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Homeless dental care. : Dentistry

Homeless dental care. : Dentistry

Homeless dental care. : Dentistry So basically about 4 weeks ago I started to get very bad pain on one of my teeth. Being homeless and couch surfing without insurance I couldn’t do much. I did have a friend who had leftover antibiotics and began taking them. It helped. Pain …

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Cavity filling making it hard to eat..? : Dentistry

Cavity filling making it hard to eat..? : Dentistry

Cavity filling making it hard to eat..? : Dentistry I recently got a cavity filling/filled and I’ve had a few issues since. The tooth feels very rough and gritty to the touch and when I tough the back of the tooth with my tongue, it feels very smooth—almost glass like. …

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My mouth hurts. Advice? : Dentistry

My mouth hurts. Advice? : Dentistry

My mouth hurts. Advice? : Dentistry I apologize for the long post! So growing up poor, my family and I didn’t go to the dentist all that much as we couldn’t afford it. I think the last time I went to the dentist I was 8? 9? Years old and …

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Protruding Lips. : Dentistry

Protruding Lips. : Dentistry

Protruding Lips. : Dentistry Don’t know if this is the right place to ask this but. What causes protruding lips? Is it genetical or is it a result of bad oral habits, like sucking on thumbs. Is it due to bone structure? As in, the way your skull is shaped? …

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Sleep Apnea Mouth Guards : Dentistry

Sleep Apnea Mouth Guards : Dentistry

Sleep Apnea Mouth Guards : Dentistry How do dentists here feel about the mouth guards? I’m a patient (and an optometrist) and I decided I was sick of my CPAP so I asked my dentist if he did them. His brother was the sleep specialist in the practice so I …

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