Category Archives: Tooth Pain

Our Guide to Halloween

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  • Caries or cavities are often caused by long exposure to sugary or sour substances
  • Monitor how much candy you and your family consume
  • Remind your children to brush their teeth twice a day
Halloween: a favorite holiday among children; a dentist's worst nightmare. Candies, chocolates, and sugary sweets will fill bowls and bags...
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Your Teeth at Halloween

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  • Teeth are particularly susceptible at Halloween because of the enormous amounts of sweets
  • After your night of eating sweets, take the time to thoroughly brush your teeth
  • Have fun this Halloween, but don't forget to take care of your teeth
Halloween is just around the corner and with it a whole host of...
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Tooth Pain Part 4: Acute or Sensitive to Touch

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  • Different types and levels of severity of pain are common and can affect anyone at anytime
  • The inner pulp of a tooth can become inflamed and infected
  • Occasionally, and if left unchecked, an abscess may form
If you are experiencing tooth pain, you are not alone in Orem, Utah. Different types and levels...
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Tooth Pain Part 3: Dull Ache in the Upper Teeth

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  • The cause of a dull ache in your upper teeth can be hard to determine
  • The nerves of your upper teeth are connected to your sinuses
  • Your dentist can help determine if you are grinding or clenching your teeth
Have you ever experienced dull pain or aching in your upper teeth? The cause...
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Tooth Pain Part 2: Biting Into Food

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  • Pain felt when biting into food is usually a result of tooth decay, a loose filling, or a cracked tooth
  • A cracked tooth can be difficult to remedy
  • It is absolutely necessary to seek a professional opinion
If you've ever been out at a restaurant in Orem, Utah, and suddenly felt excruciating pain...
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Tooth Pain Part 1: Hot and Cold

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  • Many things can cause tooth pain, but one of the most common causes is exposure to hot or cold foods and liquids
  • If sensitivity to hot or cold foods and liquids only lasts a few moments this is likely not a serious problem
  • If you experience lingering pain after eating hot or...
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