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by NICURN85
Mon Apr 30, 2012 1:47 am
Forum: Our Braces Stories
Topic: Maeby Getting Braces
Replies: 94
Views: 39654

Re: Maeby Getting Braces

Good luck on your journey. Its nice reading your story to see what I have to look foward to.
by NICURN85
Mon Apr 30, 2012 1:33 am
Forum: Our Braces Stories
Topic: hydr0's progress
Replies: 34
Views: 9441

Re: hydr0's progress

Great progress. I cant wait to begin my journey!!!
by NICURN85
Mon Apr 30, 2012 1:27 am
Forum: The Bracket Club
Topic: New Member...Braces at 26
Replies: 6
Views: 1111

Re: New Member...Braces at 26

Thanks everyone. Once I start my journey I will defintely put pictures up. I am actually excited about finally getting started. It will probably be the beginning of June now before I get started bc I have to get a teeth extracted that I broke off back in 2009 and it can not be saved. The good thing...
by NICURN85
Mon Apr 30, 2012 1:25 am
Forum: The Bracket Club
Topic: New member, getting close to having braces
Replies: 4
Views: 770

Re: New member, getting close to having braces

Hi and welcome!!! Congrats on making the choice to finally get braces. I will be braced in about a month and I am going with the traditional braces. On my first visit to the ortho he went over all the options and to correct my problems traditional braces are the way to go. I would say on your first ...
by NICURN85
Sat Apr 28, 2012 9:44 pm
Forum: The Bracket Club
Topic: Considering braces.
Replies: 5
Views: 1070

Re: Considering braces.

Hi and Welcome!!! I have known since high school I needed braces, but my parents could not afford to get them for both my sister and I so guess who got them!!! The first thing I would do would be to consult with at least 2 orthodontists to see what they say. The consultations are free. It was so wei...
by NICURN85
Sat Apr 28, 2012 8:34 pm
Forum: The Bracket Club
Topic: New Member...Braces at 26
Replies: 6
Views: 1111

Re: New Member...Braces at 26

Thanks everyone. Once I start my journey I will defintely put pictures up. I am actually excited about finally getting started. It will probably be the beginning of June now before I get started bc I have to get a teeth extracted that I broke off back in 2009 and it can not be saved. The good thing ...
by NICURN85
Fri Apr 27, 2012 1:58 pm
Forum: Our Braces Stories
Topic: The Journey has begun.
Replies: 93
Views: 14237

Re: The Journey has begun.

Congrats!! I will be beginning my journey in about 3 weeks. I am nervous and excited at the same time. It is nice to see others photos like your and how much progress can happen in less than a year. My sentence will be 24-30 months. Well, I wish you the best of luck as you continue your journey.
by NICURN85
Thu Apr 26, 2012 9:24 pm
Forum: The Bracket Club
Topic: Getting Started Today
Replies: 8
Views: 1167

Re: Getting Started Today

Good luck with your journey!! I go in 3 weeks. They are going to do my x rays, impressions and spacers all in one day. They told me to be prepared to stay at least 3 hours.
by NICURN85
Sat Apr 21, 2012 7:34 pm
Forum: The Bracket Club
Topic: Bonjour!
Replies: 3
Views: 792

Re: Bonjour!

Good luck on your journey! I'll be starting mine next month. I was sentenced to 24-30 months. My fiance' and I have also decided to stay in our apartment until Im done with my treatment and just save until that time.
by NICURN85
Sat Apr 21, 2012 7:23 pm
Forum: The Bracket Club
Topic: What do you miss eating?
Replies: 75
Views: 10413

Re: What do you miss eating?

Well I start my journey next month and I know Im going to miss GUM and my raw vegetables like celery and carrots!! Im so addicted to gum that Im trying to wean myself off of it now. :roll:
by NICURN85
Thu Apr 19, 2012 10:12 am
Forum: The Bracket Club
Topic: Hey ya'll
Replies: 9
Views: 1324

Re: Hey ya'll

Hi an welcome!! I am also new and will be beginning my journey next month!! How are the spacers? They told me today it will fill like a chunk of meat stuck in between your teeth.
by NICURN85
Thu Apr 19, 2012 10:09 am
Forum: The Bracket Club
Topic: New Member...Braces at 26
Replies: 6
Views: 1111

New Member...Braces at 26

HELLO ALL, I am so happy to have found this website to have others to talk with during my braces journey. I am 26 and will be starting my journey next month after I get a cavity filled. I found out that my BRACES SENTENCE will be 24-30 months. I also found out I will have to wear elastics along with...
by NICURN85
Thu Apr 19, 2012 9:59 am
Forum: Metal Mouth Forum
Topic: I'm free!!! Braces are off!
Replies: 42
Views: 5856

Re: I'm free!!! Braces are off!

Great Smile!! Congrats!!!
by NICURN85
Thu Apr 19, 2012 9:56 am
Forum: Metal Mouth Forum
Topic: Braces tomorrow...
Replies: 10
Views: 1520

Re: Braces tomorrow...

Hope all is going well with your spacers. I am so nervous also about getting mine. They told me it will fill like a chunk of meat stuck in between my teeth.
by NICURN85
Thu Apr 19, 2012 9:53 am
Forum: Metal Mouth Forum
Topic: Elastics
Replies: 3
Views: 750

Re: Elastics

They move the jaw. I just went for my consult this morning and the ortho explained about how it moves the jaw to help correct your bite.