Chewing gum with braces...?

Answer It CAN damage your braces. You might have to go to your orthodontist more often to repair them. It is absolutely worth it to not chew gum that way your braces can come off sooner.

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Is it ok to chew sugar free chewing gum with braces?

I have 2 children in braces and their orthodontist told them to use sugar free chewing gum after meals if they couldn't brush. So yes, sugar free gum is all right.

Braces with colorful elastic bands/simple metal braces?

I had braces too, long time back. I had gone for simple metal braces because I never really liked them and getting colored woulda simply looked more dramatic! Go for simple ones as long as you don'... Read More »

For people with braces!Does it hurt getting braces?

Yes a little, 15-20 mins after you get them on you will probably experience mild to moderate soreness that will last a few days. Eating hard/solid foods is near impossible for the first couple days... Read More »

When someone with braces dies, are the braces taken off before burial, or do they just leave them on?

Depends on the family, remember that when people die, they never die with a smiling face... -_- so you will never be able to know, if you remember the Simpsons, when they unburied the Simpson Popul... Read More »