My father has always taken excellent care of his teeth. Lately, his gums have been extremely swollen and cause him pain. What could be causing this?
I have been having a metallic taste in my mouth, and I am curious/concerned what could be causing this?
My son is 5 years old. He doesn't eat excessive sugar, and we practice healthy oral hygiene with brushing and flossing. I know they are only his baby teeth, but why are his teeth...
I have noticed brown staining on my teeth. I am taking iron tablets everyday. Could the staining be due to that?
I am planning to go on a liquid diet to detox myself. Will this diet affect my teeth in any way?
I use a OTC mouth gel to treat my mouth ulcer, and I accidentally swallowed the gel. Is this okay?
My teeth feel very sensitive, especially with those at the bottom of my jaw. What could be causing it?
I am currently 3 months pregnant and I have read that during pregnancy may have an impact on my teeth. Is this true? Why does this happen?
My dentist said that he noticed erosion on my teeth, and I've never really heard of it before. What does it mean to have dental erosion, and what causes it?
Sometimes when I'm eating, I get food stuck in between my teeth and I tend to not get it out and leave it in my mouth. Is this a bad thing to do for my teeth?
I have a boil on the inside of my gums, and it's just becoming painful. The pain also doesn't subside when I use an oral gel. What should I do to treat it?
I have braces on my teeth to straighten them out, but in the mirror, my braces look a little rusted. Is this possible?
What are the possible symptoms of a tooth infection spreading to other teeth?
Is it normal to get a fever after a root canal treatment? If it is, or isn't, why would it happen?
I had my wisdom tooth extracted over a day ago, and there's still a lot of swelling in my face. Is this normal? How long does it usually take to subside?
My son is over a year old and still hasn't started teething. I told our pediatrician that this feels really wrong, but he wants us to wait a little while. Is it just me? Or...
My husband has very bad breath, and this has been happening rather suddenly. Could this be a sign of an underlying infection?
I recently moved more into the city, and I noticed that my teeth were a little discolored. I don't really drink soda, and very rarely, I drink coffee. Could regular tap water...
My husband noticed the other night that I grind my teeth while I sleep. This just started to happen, and I'm not really sure about why it started. How bad is this for my health?...
My son has cold sores, and I believe that he contracted this from his school. What is the best way to treat this? Do they go away on their own?