Top answers from doctors based on your search:
Disclaimer

is splenda bad for your teeth

A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Peter Karsant
38 years experience Dentistry
YES: If the infection is large enough and long standing so see your dentist asap.

90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions or offer you advice, prescriptions, and more. Get help now:

Ask doctors free
Personalized answers
Free
Talk to a doctor
Unlimited visits
$10/month
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Theodore Davantzis
39 years experience Dentistry
Genetics: Genetics play a large role in our overall health, and dental health/disease is included. Diet ; oral hygiene also play a deciding role.
Dr. Paul Grin
Dr. Paul Grin answered
35 years experience Pain Management
Combo: The health of your teeth relies on a combination of genetics and dental hygiene. Your genes are 60% of your tooth decay. Consult your dentist for prev ... Read More
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gary Sandler
53 years experience Dentistry
Periodontal: It's a contributing factor to periodontal (gum) disease which effects the gums and supporting tissues of your teeth. It does not directly affect the ... Read More
Dr. Paul Grin
Dr. Paul Grin answered
35 years experience Pain Management
It is possible: Patients with poorly controlled diabetes have multiple dental problems like bleeding and sore gums, frequent infections, tooth decay and bad breath. ... Read More
A 45-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ronald Achong
17 years experience Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
Possible: Tooth pain can radiate up the sides of the face to the head causing pain. However, there are numerous causes of headaches and tooth pain is low on t ... Read More
1
1 thank
A 33-year-old male asked:
Dr. John DeWolf
39 years experience Dentistry
Pr. unrelated: If you have needed extractions, there is just no reason to put the process off. If you wait, it WILL become a crisis and possibly complicate getting t ... Read More
A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. Arnold Malerman
52 years experience Orthodontics
Yes: You can apply to 3rd party carrier, such as care credit, for long term financing. All dental schools have lower fee clinics. Many hospitals have den ... Read More
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Paul Grin
Dr. Paul Grin answered
35 years experience Pain Management
Call a dentist: There are a variety of reasons that teeth shift-genetics, age, grinding, bad habits and missing teeth. The loss of a tooth or a contacts between the t ... Read More
1
1 comment
1
1 thank
A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Dean Giannone
24 years experience Internal Medicine
Toothache.: Have you been receiving regular dental care? If you have a sudden toothache, I could represent an infection underneath the tooth was in the gums. This ... Read More
A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Scott Peters
28 years experience Pediatric Dentistry
Probably not: Most likely "bad teeth" will not cause a speech problem. It is possible that an "bad" bite--or misaligned teeth can effect speech. Ask you dentist i ... Read More
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Theodore Davantzis
39 years experience Dentistry
Examination: Have a local dentist examine you.

90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions or offer you advice, prescriptions, and more. Get help now:

Ask doctors free
Personalized answers
Free
Talk to a doctor
Unlimited visits
$10/month