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What are these brown spots on roof of mouth?

I started feeling a soreness in the roof of my mouth and looked into the mirror with a light and I have these clear but brown small dots the size of freckles on the roof of mouth. And one of the dots is red and sore like its irritated. They haven\'t been there previously so what could it be? I have a picture.

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What are the benefits of regular brushing and flossing?

What are the benefits of regular brushing and flossing? What are the social health benefits, physical health benefits, and mental health benefits of regular brushing and flossing? I am a health student and this is research about teeth care.

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Is it necessary for an orthodontist to drill the gums?

I got my braces removed yesterday and I have an issue with the results. He removed the actual brackets like normal but then he did something that I didn't know was coming. So during the process of him sanding the glue away with the drill, he also drilled into my gums. The technician did tell me that there will be blood before he started. When he was done, they told me to go rinse and brush really good, but when I looked into the mirror and my mouth was FULL OF BLOOD!! My gums were bloody...

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Is it healing correctly, I’m worried and can’t see a dr due to the COVID-19

Hello, I got my back molar pulled on Wednesday, and it’s Sunday now and I still have quite discomfort in my jaw, but I want to know if the extraction hole it’s self is healing correctly. It’s looks like a scab over when you get a deep cut on your body. I just feel discomfort in my bottom jaw and the inside of my cheeks are kinda puffy. I’m worried because my dentist aren’t seeing patients till mid April. I’ve been taking pain killers and they help a bit.

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How to clean old retainers

I have been out of braces for about six years now, and stopped wearing my clear retainers about four years ago. I recently dug them up to straighten my teeth again, and saw that they are incredibly dried out and have some sort of white bacteria hardened on them in several spots. How do I go about cleaning them to where they are bacteria-free in general, and usable again?

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