Swollen GUms (braces)?

Answer Gum swelling is very common while wearing braces, especially when your braces are adjusted or you start a new protocol (like elastics). It should only occur for the first few days after a tighteni... Read More »

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Swollen gums with braces?

Having swollen gums when you have braces is fairly common. Try rinsing your mouth with warm salt water, especially the affected area. If it doesn't improve after a few days call and speak with eith... Read More »

Swollen gums............?

A good clean, floss and mouthwash. It may just be something you ate stuck in the gum. If it doesn't get better you may need to see a dentist, but I find the clean etc tends to take it down.

My gums are swollen and bleeding?

go to the doctor and in the meantime take advil to reduce the swelling.

Why are my front gums swollen?

Swollen gums can be an alarming periodontal concern, but is not always symptomatic of periodontal disease. Other daily factors play a part in our periodontal health and can cause gum swelling.Brus... Read More »