Gum Health

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Seeking Advice on Quitting

T.C. asks from San Francisco

Hello, I have finaly come to the realization that I need to quit smoking. The health risks are just too much, not to mention the recently sky rocketing cost of cigar...


Weight loss....not Happening!!!

S.G. asks from Houston

In 2004, I had breast cancer. After the mastectomy, they put me on tamoxifen and I gained 30 or 40 lbs in about 4 months so they took me off of it. I'm not on any med...


Paying for Orthognathic Surgery

K.S. asks from Reno

Our 18 yr. old daughter will be needing orthognathic surgery over the next year. The oral surgeon's office has said to expect at least a $50,000 medical bill between...


Tooth Brushing for a 16Mo Old

E.H. asks from Austin

Hi, I have a 16 mo old daughter and we're having some issues with dental hygiene. I used to let her do most of the brushing, but then I was pretty horrified to dis...


Salivary Gland Issues

C.F. asks from Spokane

Last December, I woke up one morning, ate breakfast and noticed a sore, large bump on my neck. I went to the doctor who told me it was "just" an engorged salivary gl...


"Worried Mom of Fifteen mo.old Baby's Eating Habits"

A.N. asks from Bismarck

my 15mo.old absolutly refuses to eat babyfood or any kind of food with the same texture of babyfood.He will only eat what we are eating wich is basically a full meat...


Really Sick, Zofran, Please Help.

K.J. asks from New York

Please help! I am 13 1/2 weeks pregnant. Instead of feeling better as I go along, I'm feeling worse. I'm trying everything: small meals throughout the day, I wear sea...


Anyone Have Any Experience with a Giant Cell Granuloma...?

M.P. asks from Los Angeles

Hi Mamas: My sweet 5 year old daughter has been diagnosed with a giant cell granuloma on her gum. It is a benign tumor (thank God!), but is the agressive type. She h...


Husband "Secretly" Smoking

M.S. asks from Chicago

Okay Moms, please give some good advice. I don't know what to do. My husband and I have been married 10 years and have been together since high school. We have a ve...


How to deal with knocked loss teeth in toddler?

K.I. asks from Spokane

Hello Ladies, My 5 yr old son knocked his two front teeth loose today. I called the dentist and he said we have to "wait and see" what will happen. They are still ...