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Getting denture adhesive off my gums and the roof of my mouth

I just got my dentures 2 weeks ago. My dentist said I could use the adhesive today. I used it, waited for 45 minutes to eat and it didn't hold at all. So needless to say, I took them out and YUCK! I was gagging and thought I was going to vomit. I was sending myself into a full blown panic attack

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Denture got stuck during hard reline

During a hard reline my dentist got my top plate stuck in my mouth and he had to cut them out. Some how the denture got air bubbles in the reline material and caused them to get stuck in the roof of my mouth. He had to give me 6 shots to numb my gums so he could cut them out. My gums are now so so

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clogged fixodent tubes

I have a problem with the tubes of fixodent, it will NOT come out of the tube--it hardens up or freezes up(its not in a cold room) No matter what I do it won't come out Unless I put it in hot water every time ,then it comes out WAY to much. What do I do about that??

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New dents

I hate this!! I am so greatful to have this community!! Ok so, my first exp. W dentires, like most was horrific!! I dont want to be a double downer but dentures , in my opinion , are the end of living. They are expensive, they never look good, they take taste and romance and spontaneity from "fun to

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Overdentures

Has anyone ever heard of overdentures? Or does anyone have them? They are dentures with dental Implants underneath dentures.

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Here are some easy research topic for a paper

Hello everyone, assuming you are a college student, choosing research subjects can be a nightmare for all college students as you are expected to write something new, even if it is extraordinarily unconventional. We also provide you with easy research paper topics ideas. Which can be developed as a

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Question about the differences in Affordable Denture's immediate and ultimate dentures

    hey everyone. After a year of Hell in ill fitting immediate dentures I have finally gotten my Affordable Dentures Ultimate denture set. The fit is soooo much better than the immediates!One spot will need adjustment which I will do myself but other than that they feel great. &

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Will I ever be able to eat a sandwich or bite a cookie again?

I am only 2 weeks post-op for my extractions and immediate denture (upper only). I have my lower teeth still, although I am missing the back 2 molars on each side.  The plan of action for my lower teeth is not 100% determined yet and they cannot be dealt with for a while due to costs, etc.My q

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dentures not holding

I have been using fixodent since last March. I don't care which product I use the stuff disolves in about an 1/2 hour. I still can't with my teeth in. As soon as I eat anything the fixodent starts disolving. Can anyone tell me what's going on. I lost my teeth due to a medical problem. Do I have too

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I have upper identures, and I can't stop my tongue from sucking on the roof of my dentures. Is there something I can do to stop this?

I have upper immediate dentures, and I cannot stop my tongue from constantly sucking on the roof of my dentures? Is there something I can do to stop this? HELP!!

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Is there a "Perfect" Denturist?

Hi, I had my permanent upper denture given to me a week ago and I can't wear it and be confident that I look ok, they are crooked. He will not fix it, asserting that it goes with my lipline. Somewhere a mistake was made and its obvious to all but him. I have spent $3450 so far. The temporary dentur

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New denture...pain

I had my upper teeth pulled 7 days ago. I developed 2 painful bumps on my gums. I went to dentist... she said they were normal and would soon go away. She gave me some magic mouthwash. Today I got my upper denture.   OMG did it hurt.  The bumps are horribly painful. They put some num

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Denture “ In / out” pain

Getting my dentures in is painful especially the bottom one ( only got these just over a week ago ) had my extractions almost three years ago now  Like I said getting my bottom dentures in hurts like hell and getting them out is the same like when I get them out I have to take a few deep brea

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New upper and lower partials

I'm 41 and after YEARS of bad teeth I finally made the jump and got upper and lower partials. It was around 4-5 month process. Several extractions and fittings. This past week my dentist removed my upper front 4 teeth and immediately put my partials in. After 2 days I finally took the upper one out.

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My dentures make me look AWFUL

I got an upper removable denture and implant supported overdenture on the bottom. When I wear them together, they look ridiculous! I'm so disappointed. Typically I just wear the top one and forgo wearing the bottom overdenture because it just looks terrible. It makes my face look long and when I smi

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Immediate denture doesn't fit

I had all my uppers pulled 4 days ago with an immediate denture. The denture doesn't form to my pallet and slopes down too much toward the back. The result is that I have difficulty swallowing and forming words ('ng' and 'k' sounds in particular) because the back of the denture protrudes into my m

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Terrified about getting dentures

I am 47 years old and scheduled to get full upper and lower dentures on Monday. I’m absolutely terrified. As a child I had big buck teeth and was made fun of a lot. I could not close my lips together so my teeth started to rot. In my early 20s I had jaw surgery to correct the overgrowth and had 9mm

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Lower implants

Popping up in the back when eating

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