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Sore gums

In the last couple months when I floss (I tend to floss in the evening before bed) I will wake up late and my gums will be inflamed and sore. It hurts to clench my teeth. I have to take pain meds to get back to sleep. I went to the dentist this morning for my routine cleaning and my hygienist said it might be related to changing hormones and asked if I noticed it more around my time of the month. I hadn't until she asked.

Have any of you had a problem like this? It's only gotten bad in the last month of so.

 
LadybugTash

Asked by LadybugTash at 3:46 PM on Jun. 22, 2011 in Health

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Answers (2)
  • yes and when pregnant they tend to bleed ALOT!
    2teens2LOs

    Answer by 2teens2LOs at 3:47 PM on Jun. 22, 2011

  • Yes, especially if I floss right before my period.
    ILovemyPaulie

    Answer by ILovemyPaulie at 4:01 PM on Jun. 22, 2011

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