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by 636chick
Sun Jul 19, 2009 9:35 am
Forum: Metal Mouth Forum
Topic: Waterpik (or similar) vs. flossing
Replies: 17
Views: 14809

So, Seriously - looks like your dentist is not the only fan of water jets: Water jets are wonderful at reducing periodontal pathogens in pockets up to six millimeters and reducing bleeding and inflammation. For perio purposes, the motion of the water pulsing across the opening of the sulcus/pocket ...
by 636chick
Sat Jun 13, 2009 2:53 am
Forum: Metal Mouth Forum
Topic: how many teeth do you have left?
Replies: 19
Views: 2929

32 teeth none removed yet.
by 636chick
Fri Jun 12, 2009 7:19 pm
Forum: Metal Mouth Forum
Topic: Age
Replies: 60
Views: 7145

32 I have only had them a month, so 17-23 more to go.
by 636chick
Tue Jun 02, 2009 4:48 pm
Forum: Our Braces Stories
Topic: hello...from a newly braced face
Replies: 5
Views: 2427

Also thanks to everyone for the warm welcome. :D This forum has been so helpful. I love it.
by 636chick
Tue Jun 02, 2009 4:45 pm
Forum: Our Braces Stories
Topic: hello...from a newly braced face
Replies: 5
Views: 2427

2 weeks in

I actually can see a change, so far I have not had any issues and think I have finally embraced my braces. I go in for my first adjustment in less than 2 weeks. I think I may try for some color on my bottom brackets. http://i181.photobucket.com/albums/x95/636chick/archwired/DSC01386.jpg http://i181....
by 636chick
Sun May 17, 2009 2:06 pm
Forum: The Bracket Club
Topic: Just got braces ...
Replies: 8
Views: 2492

Welcome! Looks like we have the same b-day. I had mines put on Thursday. I am adjusting much better now but it seems as if they are rubbing the inside of my mouth more, especially at night. I hope to hear more about your journey. :)
by 636chick
Fri May 15, 2009 1:13 pm
Forum: The Bracket Club
Topic: Counting Down to B Day (as in Braces Day)
Replies: 17
Views: 2557

Congrats on your upcoming bday. I am 32 and I just got braces yesterday. I am adjusting pretty well so far. I have been able to eat ok, my teeth are not meeting anymore so it is a little different. I have a family outing this weekend and am sure this will be a surprise to all. I am going to see how ...
by 636chick
Thu May 14, 2009 8:36 pm
Forum: Our Braces Stories
Topic: hello...from a newly braced face
Replies: 5
Views: 2427

hello...from a newly braced face

I finally made the jump...I have been lurking on this forum since I decided I was thinking about finally doing it. I really like the support and knowledgeable people on here. I never talk on forums but I feel I may need to on this journey. So here is a little about me and my decision to get braces. ...