Ten days ago I took one giant leap of crazy determination towards a healthier and problem free smile. Adult braces are becoming more and more common, either because as a teen one was not able to get braces or because retainers were not worn correctly and teeth have shifted back to their original position. Mine was neither, my problems began and progressed as an adult. Continue reading
About 8 years ago, I had to have two of my bottom molars extracted. It was a traumatic and rather awful event and not one that I ever want to go through again! At the time, my dentist told me that there was nothing more to be done, that I would learn to live with the gaps in my mouth and I should just carry on with life as normal.