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Photo of Joan Stoshak
I have no gum under my bottom plate, so am looking for a good adhesive. Fixadent will not do. Looking for help.
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Bottom denture stuck day 6
I am on day 6 of getting a new bottom denture. I have continuously held an ice pack on my jaw. Yesterday, I began to feel raw skin tissue...
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Bottom denture stuck on
Had tops and bottom done Thursday its now Monday 2 am and I still can't get the bottoms out. He told me to wear them 48 hours then take o...
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Loose lower plate
Like so many others my lower plate becomes loose whenever I try to wear it. Even without consuming hot soup/beverages or trying to eat an...
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Photo of Stephen Nelson
Removed Pallet from Upper Denture
Got dentures but they insisted on giving me an upper pallet, blocking tongue from roof of mouth.  I bought a Dremel Tool and used the pla...
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Does anyone EVER get used to wearing dentures?
It's Day 4 post surgery: removing my remaining 12 teeth and inserting the temporary upper & lower dentures. My question is: Does anyon...
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How long until my upper lip stops looking like a monkey's mouth?
I had 8 teeth extracted three days ago and got an immediate upper denture. My face isn't really swollen or anything, but my upper lip mak...
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Photo of Rolland Kerr
Dentures so bad.... I just stopped wearing them.
After I used my 6 adjustments, my dentures are so loose they just fall out. I need so much adhesive that it is disgusting to remove for ...
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Problems with bottom dentures
Hi, time to vent so i apologize in advance. My bottom dentures just won't stay on, they come loose just by drinking water, my dentist sai...
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Gettting last 3 teeth removed on top do think ok to get the immediate permanent denture right after, my insurance doesnt do a temporary
Gettting last front 3 teeth removed on top do think ok to get the immediate permanent denture right after, my insurance doesnt do a tempo...
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I want to share my experience in hopes it would help anyone thinking of getting hybrid bridges or permanent dentures.
I recently took a leap of faith and decided to get implants in Mexico. I’m only on my third week now, and have temporary dentures in unti...
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"Disappointing Denture" - My upper denture is too huge, dentist says it's fine after 3 fittings! HELP!?!
I finally found a way to afford dentures after years of using super glue to repair my broken partial & broken caps. It was an embarrassin...
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How long does it typically take to be able to eat regularly after getting 26 extractions and immediate dentures put in?
Starving and have lost lots of weight
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Bone sticking out
Hello, its been about 9 months since I got my full upper denture. For a while a piece of my bone along the front of my gum on the left si...
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Depressed, disgusted and hungrey
I'm at 11 months....have had horrible temporary Lego block size THINGS in my mouth. I've spent most of the time hiding in my house and n...
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New Dentures - How long until i can eat!!
Hello everyone! I have had my new dentures almost a week now. They still seem very loose and when i try to use them to chew they move or ...
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Speaking with Dentures - a new challenge to retrain
Speaking with Dentures  - a new challenge to retrain the tongue and muscles First it's slur Then twisted sound Volume of air has changed...
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i took dentures off for a while using fixadent original. can i put more on dentures when putting them back on same day
use fixadent original cream for my dentures. can you use more cream if you take your dentures out of mouth for a while same day?
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Photo of Mukhles Rahman
Eating with Dentures - Practicing Required ??? Swallowing, Chewing & Biting
First I started swallowing soft foods After 2 weeks I am starting to get a bit of chewing practice Biting is still far ahead Learning to...
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In case anyone is iffy about their decision to get dentures...here is my before and after
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