teeth

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  1. Halitosis
    Bad breath. Comes and goes after eating. Causes dry mouth. Caused by chemicals from breaking down foods.Food stuck in back of tongue need to brush tongue.
  2. Maloccolusion
    Crooked teeth fixed with braces
  3. Cavity
    Tooth decay. Bacteria sits in your mouth causes plaque. Eats tooth and makes a hole. Root canal- remove pulp and fill up
  4. Gingivitis
    Gums get infected and swollen. Cures with flossing.
  5. Periodontal disease
    Lose bone bc gingivitis. End up wearing dentures.
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