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What mouthwash is best for halitosis?

Q: What mouthwash is best for halitosis? I know it doesn’t cure it, but I’m getting treatment for bad gum disease and need a way to control the halitosis until my mouth is healthy again. I’m looking for a mouthwash

Posted in Halitosis, Home Remedies

Why do my gums keep bleeding?

  Q: When I eat anything my gums bleed. It doesn’t matter what I eat. I can’t get them to stop. I don’t chew tobacco but I do smoke and I know I need to brush more often. Do I

Posted in Gum Disease, Home Remedies, Pre-Treatment Questions

How can I improve my gums and stop or reverse the effects of gingivitis?

Q: I am 24 years old and until recently had not been to a dentist since my pre-kindergarten screening. I am thankful to report, despite 5 years of chewing tobacco (I did quit for good 2 1/2 years ago), that

Posted in Effects of Gum Disease, Gum Disease, Home Remedies

Inside of mouth raw, sore, and painful

Q: I am a female, age 63. I traveled this week, drank lots of coffee and orange juice each morning, slept less than normal. The inside of my mouth, cheeks and gums are raw and sore. It’s hard to eat.

Posted in Factors Causing Gum Disease, Home Remedies

Home Remedies for Swollen Gums and Sore Teeth?

Q: What home remedies for swollen gums and sore teeth are there? My gums became inflamed overnight, (I had drunk a sugary pop the day before), and they’ve been this way for a week now. The sorest area moves to

Posted in Gum Disease, Home Remedies