A 30-year-old member asked:
In healthy people are sensitive gums caused by aging?
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Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery 45 years experience
Probably not.: Not unless there is underlying disease associated with the teeth/gingiva. Ask your dentist.
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A 39-year-old member asked:
Are sensitive gums caused by aging?
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Dentistry 44 years experience
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