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My Tooth Is Bleeding

My Tooth Is Bleeding

Does your tooth bleed? Many people see blood in their mouth and believe their tooth is bleeding. Rather, it is your gums. Gums bleeding have several causes, including injury. When your gums start to bleed, it can be a sign … Read more

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Can Flossing Remove Tartar?

Can Flossing Remove Tartar?

Flossing can prevent tartar from building up, but it cannot remove tartar. Only a dental professional cleaning can scrape tartar away from your teeth. That said, it’s vital that you visit your dentist twice each year to remove plaque and … Read more

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Can Flossing Help a Toothache?

Can Flossing Help a Toothache?

Flossing may help a toothache, but it won’t cure it. Sometimes, a toothache is the result of food debris lodged in the tooth, which exacerbates the pain of cavities or worsens gingivitis. If this is your case, cleaning your mouth … Read more

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