Do you get twinges when you eat or drink certain foods? Is
your sensitivity a daily problem or perhaps just an occasional
annoyance? Chances are you have "dentin hypersensitivity," another
name for sensitive teeth.
Sensitivity is a common dental problem. It's
not a disease, but rather a condition that develops over time due
to common factors such as receding gums, over vigorous tooth
brushing and tooth grinding. Most sufferers are between 20 and 50
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As many as 38% of adults regularly
suffer from painful teeth due to sensitivity, some more frequently
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Whether your dentin hypersensitivity is chronic and
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Concerned that your sensitivity may indicate a more serious
condition? Read on, but be sure to schedule an appointment with
your own dentist or hygienist soon.