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A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Armando Berguido
33 years experience in Dentistry
None!: The best thing to keep your gums healthy is good oral home care and seeing your dentist regularly for a regular exams and periodontal maintenance ther ... Read More
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Greer
43 years experience in Family Medicine
Virus infection: We think these sores may be caused by a virus. Ask your dr for a rx like "aphatsol" or a steroid paste to shorten your discomfort.
A 30-year-old male asked:
Dr. Shabbir Hossain
15 years experience in Internal Medicine
Gingivitis: Then most common reason is gingivitis. Poor gum health. Brush, floss, use mouthwash regularly.
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Dennis Kelley
39 years experience in Dentistry
It: May be due to a condition called ulcerative gingivitis where your gums have little ulcers or sores that are open and when you get sour foods or acidic ... Read More
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bac Nguyen
22 years experience in Family Medicine
Brush, floss, rinse.: Regular brushing, flossing, and use of antibacterial rinses i.e. Listerine will likely help reduce you sore gums (gingivitis). Many people just simply ... Read More
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A 47-year-old female asked:
Dr. Simon Rosenberg
45 years experience in Dentistry
Depends on Cause: The symptom of gums itching can be due to periodontal disease, allergies or chemical irritation. See your dentist to get the right diagnosis and to l ... Read More
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Yash Khanna
56 years experience in Family Medicine
CANKER SORES: Canker sores are small shallow ulcers that appear in mouth and make eating and talking uncomfortable.The exact cause is not known.Stress or tissue inj ... Read More
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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. Theodore Davantzis
39 years experience in Dentistry
Periodontal Disease: Periodontal disease should be treated by a periodontist. Please call a local periodontist for an appointment.
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. STEPHEN PERRY
47 years experience in Dentistry
Bad oral habit: Gum chewing is not about the gum or its sweetness. It is about manifesting a compulsive behaviors through the mouth. Seek a consultation with a ther ... Read More
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Indu Lal
Dr. Indu Lal answered
49 years experience in Pediatrics
Gum massage: Massage gums daily, use soft tooth brush, if infected check with your doc.
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