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  • Find out how to treat tonsilitis directly and relieve the discomfort and sore throat that accompanies it without antibiotics.

    How to Treat Tonsillitis

    How to Treat Tonsillitis

    by Lynsey Harte2

  • I thought preventing cavities would be easier with Invisalign than with braces, since the Invisalign trays can be removed for teeth cleaning. It turns out, however, that it's not quite so simple.

    How to Prevent Cavities With Invisalign

    How to Prevent Cavities With Invisalign

    by carozy68

  • Living with a palate expander can be difficult. But with a little patience you can make it through the process and end up with a beautiful smile!

    How to Live With a Palate Expander

    How to Live With a Palate Expander

    by Cheryl Zaidan11

  • Learn about the prevalence of tooth decay, what causes cavities to form, how much sugar and acid common drinks contain, and how to minimize the damage.

    Top 10 Worst Drinks for Your Teeth

    Top 10 Worst Drinks for Your Teeth

    by Faceless3923

  • Find out how to prevent fever blisters and cold sores so that you never have to experience an outbreak again. Knowing what triggers an outbreak is the first step in preventing them.

    How to Prevent Fever Blisters and Cold Sores

    How to Prevent Fever Blisters and Cold Sores

    by crissytsu2

  • Braces are a great investment, but they can also be a pain. Here are some tips, based on my personal experience: from finding the right orthodontist to eating with braces to proper oral care.

    Tips and Advice for Anyone With Braces

    Tips and Advice for Anyone With Braces

    by Amber19

  • The only thing worse than an agonizing toothache is childbirth. No dental insurance? No problem. Until you can get to the dentist, here's a quick, unconventional remedy that I swear works!

    Remedies for Toothaches While Pregnant

    Remedies for Toothaches While Pregnant

    by Jessica Barrow2

  • Tooth pain ranges from mild sensitivity to chronic severe pain. Learn about the types of tooth pain, causes, signs, symptoms, and at-home methods for tooth pain relief.

    Natural Tooth Pain Remedies

    Natural Tooth Pain Remedies

    by Faceless397

  • Learn how chronic dry mouth is related to cavities, why saliva is critical to a healthy mouth, and how to remedy the symptoms associated with a chronic dry mouth.

    Why Is My Mouth Always Dry?

    Why Is My Mouth Always Dry?

    by Faceless398

  • How to take care of full and partial dentures so they continue to fit well and look great. Proper care can save you money on early replacement due to accident or avoidable damage.

    How to Take Care of Your Dentures

    How to Take Care of Your Dentures

    by Alison Graham4

  • Find out what the white bumps in your throat are, how to get rid of them, and see some pictures of what they look like and how they compare to tonsillitis.

    Pictures of White Bumps in the Throat

    Pictures of White Bumps in the Throat

    by HubDave11

  • Whether you are a child or an adult needing braces, it is helpful to be prepared for the that first week of new sensations in your mouth. Take it from someone who has been through it twice.

    What to Expect During Your First Week With Braces

    What to Expect During Your First Week With Braces

    by Mei Eden30

  • Are you thinking about getting dentures? Learn what it's really like from someone who has personal experience. Separate fact from fiction.

    The 10 Biggest Myths About Dentures

    The 10 Biggest Myths About Dentures

    by EB Black0

  • Canker sores are a very common complaint that pharmacists hear. Very effective treatments are available with over-the-counter products. Not sure which one to choose? Read more here.

    Help! I Have the Worst Canker Sore Ever

    Help! I Have the Worst Canker Sore Ever

    by Brandon Young5

  • Teeth grinding is fairly common, but when left untreated can seriously injure the teeth, jaw joint, neck, and spine.. symptoms, causes, & natural treatment..

    How to Stop Grinding Your Teeth

    How to Stop Grinding Your Teeth

    by Faceless398

  • If your teeth are not causing you pain, you can forget about them, right? Wrong! You need to look after them now in order to prevent major dental problems later in life.

    Look After Your Teeth and Prevent Dental Decay

    Look After Your Teeth and Prevent Dental Decay

    by Beth Eaglescliffe0

  • Flossing is good for dental health. Or so we’ve all been told. So, why has the US government stopped recommending regular flossing?

    Is Flossing a Waste of Time?

    Is Flossing a Waste of Time?

    by Beth Eaglescliffe3

  • Can you really cure cavities, or is it a big scam? Cut through the sensational internet stories and learn the truth about curing cavities.

    Cure Your Cavities!

    Cure Your Cavities!

    by Faceless394

  • Dentures sound great at first, but it's not all smooth sailing. Learn about the advantages and disadvantages of getting false teeth.

    Pros and Cons of Getting Dentures

    Pros and Cons of Getting Dentures

    by Chris Telden0

  • Those who fear dental procedures often have irrational fears that come to their mind. Bleeding to death from a pulled tooth is a common fear for many. Can this really happen? what are the odds?

    Can You Bleed to Death From a Pulled Tooth?

    Can You Bleed to Death From a Pulled Tooth?

    by Farkle4

  • Treating wisdom tooth pain is similar to treating regular teething pain or toothache. Based on my personal experience and research, here are a few handy tips to effectively relieve the pain.

    20 Tips for Treating Wisdom Tooth Pain

    20 Tips for Treating Wisdom Tooth Pain

    by Anti-Valentine5

  • I had braces as an adult, and let me tell you, they are as unpleasant as you think. Here are some of the ways I learnt to deal with having metal in my mouth.

    Tips for Dealing With Braces

    Tips for Dealing With Braces

    by Laura Jacques0

  • In this article, I talk about my experience having my wisdom teeth removed and offer personal tips and facts from sources regarding the surgery. Learn what to expect if you are having this procedure.

    What It’s Like to Have Your Wisdom Teeth Removed

    What It’s Like to Have Your Wisdom Teeth Removed

    by Laura Smith11

  • Follow these 8 basic techniques of proper brushing and notice a world of difference in the appearance of your gums and teeth!

    Are You Brushing Correctly?

    Are You Brushing Correctly?

    by Faceless3914

  • The causes of gum recession (in which your gums pull back below a tooth's enamel) might surprise you!

    Causes of Gum Recession

    Causes of Gum Recession

    by Simone Haruko Smith14

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