All I could do was make the sound that “okay” makes when your lips can’t reach each other. The nurse strapped a mask over my nose and told me to breathe. Wisdom teeth ... rite of extraction. That summer was sticky and disorienting. After sixteen ...
Some people have chronic illnesses. I have chronic teeth.
Since I started using it, I have had no new cavities form. At $25 a tube it's not cheap (and of course dental insurance won't touch it), but it's been worth every penny. I go to my dentist once every few months, doing procedures as I can afford them.
Hilo woman in coma following wisdom teeth extraction
She'd gone to a dentist to get her wisdom teeth pulled and never woke up. Kristen Tavares' boyfriend dropped her off at the dentist Monday morning ... after falling into a coma during a dental procedure on Oahu. Mother Emily Staley and father Richard ...
What to Do After Tooth Extraction, Dental Care and Diet
Eat a soft diet for the first 24 hours after tooth extraction. Avoid foods that require excessive chewing. You can resume a normal diet the day after tooth removal. Don’t chew foods on the side of your mouth where your tooth was pulled! Leave that area ...
My brain abscess and me
It's a cursory appointment and I have to coax him to try the Epley manoeuvre. He marches me to a treatment room and quickly rules out BPPV because I feel bad no matter what position my head is in. Finally, on Tuesday morning ... brain surgery: the ...