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by JeniK
Sun Jun 16, 2013 7:47 pm
Forum: The Bracket Club
Topic: molar extraction tomorrow
Replies: 15
Views: 1259

Re: molar extraction tomorrow

I think sometimes thinking about getting something done is more scary then actually getting it done. :shock: Easy for us to tell you not to be scared. :roll: You will be ok. The dentist knows that everyone that comes in is scared. A good dentist will take the time and make sure you are doing ok. Tak...
by JeniK
Sat Jun 15, 2013 1:24 pm
Forum: Our Braces Stories
Topic: Over 50's club ?
Replies: 75
Views: 15515

Re: Over 50's club ?

Realizingadream...I too was on the same medication. My ortho would only do braces if I have clearance from my doctor. My doctor was telling me about the risk...even tho they are extremely rare , she had to inform me of them. And with that....I had to be off my meds for 2 months. By the time I get my...
by JeniK
Sat Jun 15, 2013 1:16 pm
Forum: Invisalign-type Braces (Clear Aligners)
Topic: Invisalign-third day
Replies: 4
Views: 2653

Re: Invisalign-third day

stephanopolous..Welcome! I hope this will be easier and less painful for you soon. I am so looking forward to getting my braces. I get them Aug 6th. Will have clear on top and metal on bottom. I have wanted this for a long time also. I am glad I am not the only that is super excited about getting br...
by JeniK
Fri Jun 14, 2013 4:15 pm
Forum: Our Braces Stories
Topic: Twenty something and on the road to a better smile!
Replies: 8
Views: 1832

Re: Twenty something and on the road to a better smile!

Congrats BriaP..and welcome!! I hope the next couple of weeks are not too bad for you. I have two crowns myself...but they are in the back. I will be getting my braces in Aug. I hope someone on here can help with your questions. Good luck with everything !! It will be worth it!
by JeniK
Thu Jun 13, 2013 6:17 pm
Forum: Our Braces Stories
Topic: 24 years old and finally getting braces
Replies: 10
Views: 1565

Re: 24 years old and finally getting braces

Welcome Lisa! And good luck! This place is great if you have any questions! I am learning all I can before I get my braces on in Aug.
by JeniK
Thu Jun 13, 2013 3:25 pm
Forum: Metal Mouth Forum
Topic: What are you thinking about right now?
Replies: 94
Views: 4324

Re: What are you thinking about right now?

THANKS!!!
by JeniK
Thu Jun 13, 2013 2:37 pm
Forum: The Bracket Club
Topic: Hello!
Replies: 3
Views: 506

Re: Hello!

Hello!! Michele.... I am fairly new to this board also. I am learning so much also. I finally have a date for my braces. Aug 6th. I am so excited. But I also know what could possibly be ahead the first couple of weeks. Thanks to everyone here contributing their experience and advice. :)
by JeniK
Thu Jun 13, 2013 2:31 pm
Forum: Metal Mouth Forum
Topic: What are you thinking about right now?
Replies: 94
Views: 4324

Re: What are you thinking about right now?

Sunshine Ray and Tmjjill...thank you both so much!! Rhibee...BOOO!! I want to lose weight..not gain it!! Kolbird..Good friends are hard to find. I am sure that will not change with your friend. Tobilei...I am so sorry to hear about your cat. Cat lover here...ours are a big part of our family. Isthis...
by JeniK
Wed Jun 12, 2013 3:32 pm
Forum: Metal Mouth Forum
Topic: Today is the day
Replies: 14
Views: 889

Re: Today is the day

Well, By this time your braces are on. I hope you are doing ok right now !! :)
by JeniK
Wed Jun 12, 2013 3:30 pm
Forum: Metal Mouth Forum
Topic: What are you thinking about right now?
Replies: 94
Views: 4324

Re: What are you thinking about right now?

I am thinking of my summer and how lucky I am. One of my best friends and her husband are driving from Ohio to Az to visit us first week of July. My brother is buying me airline tickets so I can fly home the end of July to Ohio for my brother in laws retirement party. I have 2 sons that live in Ohio...
by JeniK
Tue Jun 11, 2013 6:50 pm
Forum: Metal Mouth Forum
Topic: Can teeth crack in ortho?
Replies: 28
Views: 3115

Re: Can teeth crack in ortho?

I have two crowns. They are in the back. I do not have braces yet. In Aug I will get them. I am worried about my crowns breaking.
by JeniK
Tue Jun 11, 2013 6:47 pm
Forum: Metal Mouth Forum
Topic: 10 days with braces (pictures over bite
Replies: 14
Views: 1254

Re: 10 days with braces (pictures over bite

Good luck! I cannot wait until I get this process started!!!
by JeniK
Tue Jun 11, 2013 4:14 am
Forum: Metal Mouth Forum
Topic: Brace removal next month
Replies: 15
Views: 1186

Re: Brace removal next month

YAY!! Congrats Jem!!!
by JeniK
Sun Jun 09, 2013 6:04 pm
Forum: Metal Mouth Forum
Topic: ShopGirlBraced journey ... anterior open bite
Replies: 20
Views: 2312

Re: ShopGirlBraced journey ... anterior open bite

Wow! What a difference. Your teeth look great! :) I really hope I have as much success as everyone on here !!
by JeniK
Sat Jun 08, 2013 4:15 am
Forum: The Naked Tooth (Retainers and Life After Braces)
Topic: Retainers at New Orthodontist???
Replies: 4
Views: 989

Re: Retainers at New Orthodontist???

Oh No Bracedstudentsurgeon! After all you have been through to get your gorgeous smile! New to this , I know nothing about retainers...but is there a different one that would not make you throw up all the time ? And to "retain" your teeth that you worked so hard to fix! :cry: