Patient Comments: Gum Problems - Flossing

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Do you floss? If you do, what changes have you noticed in your gum and dental health? Submit Your Comment

Comment from: Dani, 65-74 Female (Patient) Published: October 24

I was diagnosed as having mononucleosis/Epstein-Barr virus and I struggled for the first 5 months with severe fatigue. I had muscle aches, swollen reactive lymph nodes, joint pain and inflammation. I sought out a specialist who worked with homeopathic medicine to support healing and it took 2 years to come back to 90 percent. I occasionally have flare ups as the immune system is constantly working. And it is linked to chronic fatigue, brain fog, can develop into other auto-immune disorders if you get sick again.

Comment from: everyrosie, 25-34 Female (Patient) Published: May 12

I have recently started flossing. I"ve been doing it once a week for the past month. I"ve noticed much less sensitivity in my teeth and gums. I plan to continue flossing at this rate for a while.

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