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My teeth are falling out why. I have good teeth>?

My teeth are falling out why. I have good teeth>?

Unsupervised: Sounds like it's been quite a while since your last check up and even though your teeth may be healthy, the bone/gum around the teeth is receding in response to infection. Please see your c dentist asap and ask if referral to periodontist is advisable. ...Read more

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What can I do to prevent my teeth from falling out from meth?

What can I do to prevent my teeth from falling out from meth?

See a dentist: First stop the meth! and go see your dentist. It will completely depend on how the teeth look and how much structure they have. You must improve your hygiene, brush/floss daily. If they are really decayed then it may be too late to save them and you will need to look at options for replacing them. Just stop the meth and see your dentist. ...Read more

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How can I prevent my teeth from falling out after using meth?

How can I prevent my teeth from falling out after using meth?

Go see a dentist: 1- stop using meth 2- stop drinking pop 3- see a dentist to see which teeth can be saved. ...Read more

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My teeth are rapidly falling out, I have swollen gums and my mouth is sore. What could i have?

My teeth are rapidly falling out, I have swollen gums and my mouth is sore. What could i have?

Sounds like: You have generalized severe periodontitis -- simply put - severe bone loss resulting in un-supported teeth, hence loose teeth, gum inflammation and infection. I recommend you be seen by a dentist as soon as possible for treatment. ...Read more

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I have a clamp in my maxalary to repair a fracture sustained in 2001.Could this be the reason. My teeth are rotting. And falling. Out litarally?

I have a clamp in my maxalary to repair a fracture sustained  in 2001.Could this be the reason. My teeth are rotting. And falling. Out litarally?

No: Many factor go into the decay and loss of teeth. These factor include home care, diet, genetics, and how often you go for professional dental cleanings and exams. You can't change your genetics, but all of the other factors are controllable. See a local dentist for a consultation. ...Read more

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Bits of my teeth are falling off, what to do?

Bits of my teeth are falling off, what to do?

Dental Appointment: Make an appointment to have your teeth evaluated and to see if you are grinding. ...Read more

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Parts of my teeth are falling off, what to do?

Parts of my teeth are falling off, what to do?

Determine cause: Teeth that are falling apart means something is amiss. Fractures? Decay? Leaking fillings? Without an exam with radiographs, your guess is as good as mine. The internet is chock full of info, but still cannot replace professional treatment. Call a local dentist for an appointment. ...Read more

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At what age do a child's teeth start falling out?

At age 6: The front teeth start coming out at about 6. The back teeth usually start coming out at about 11 or 12. These are only averages. If your kids are out of this range there may not be a problem. Have your dentist take some x-rays. ...Read more

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When do children usually start to have their teeth falling out?

When do children usually start to have their teeth falling out?

5 1/2 years: The lower front teeth are the first teeth to loosen and wiggle. This can happen around age 5 1/2 though some children can start much later. It is more important on the sequence of which teeth exfoliate( fall out) that the timing or age. Every child has their own time table. ...Read more

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