Archives by Tag 'tooth pain'

Tooth Pain Highs and Lows

Dental Emergencies, Dental Injuries, tooth decay

What do air travel and scuba diving have in common? These activities may bring summer vacation to mind, but they also share something less pleasant: Both flying and deep sea diving can be a real pain — in the tooth, that is. This is because both involve changes in pressure more...

New ADA Report Names Top 3 Oral-Health Problems

Common Symptoms, tooth decay

What are the most common oral health problems Americans are facing today? The Health Policy Institute, a research division of the American Dental Association, recently released the results of a wide-ranging survey of nearly 15,000 adults across every state. Here's what they found: For the population as a whole, the more...

The Top 10 Reasons for Tooth Pain

Common Symptoms, Dental Emergencies, Root Canal, tooth decay

Tooth pain can range from mild and fleeting to throbbing and constant but the mechanism behind what you’re feeling is often the same: the nerves in the pulp chamber at the center of your affected tooth or teeth are responding to stimuli and sending out a warning in the form more...