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Understanding Tooth Sensitivity

Understanding Tooth Sensitivity

Discover the causes, prevention and treatment of sensitivity.

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What Causes Tooth Sensitivity?

What Causes Tooth Sensitivity?

Tooth sensitivity is something that affects a number of people. It is often caused by eating or drinking something hot, cold, sweet or acidic.   
Treatment Options for Tooth Sensitivity

Treatment Options for Tooth Sensitivity

Tooth sensitivity is due to the exposure of dentin, the part of the tooth which covers the nerve, either through loss of the enamel layer or recession of the gums.   
What is Tooth Sensitvity?

What is Tooth Sensitvity?

Tooth sensitivity is a common name for dentin hypersensitivity or root sensitivity. If hot, cold, sweet or very acidic foods and drinks.   
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