Author Archives: Nicholas S. St. George

Why Is My Jaw Numb?

Why Is My Jaw Numb?

There are several reasons your jaw is numb. Although sometimes, numbness in the jaw is a minor problem, it may still be a sign of a medical problem that must be immediately evaluated by your doctor. One of the reasons … Read more

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My Tooth Smells Bad

My Tooth Smells Bad

My tooth smells bad. What does it mean? There are a number of reasons your tooth smells bad. But the most common is a tooth decay. The bacteria in your mouth may help in keeping it healthy. However, when there’s … Read more

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My Gums Hurt When I Floss

My Gums Hurt When I Floss

Flossing is an essential part of maintaining your oral health. It’s a must for your oral hygiene. Bear in mind that brushing alone won’t thoroughly clean your teeth’s surface. If you are saying “My gums hurt when I floss”, keep … Read more

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My Gums Are Inflamed

My Gums Are Inflamed

There are a number of reasons why gums can become inflamed. One of the most common is food that has been trapped below the gum line. This causes your gums to swell. In most cases, brushing and flossing your teeth … Read more

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