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Jaw diseases

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Wisdom teeth - Better Health Channel

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Temporomandibular joint disorders - MyDr.com.au

Problems with the temporomandibular joint and the muscles that control jaw movement are known as TMJ disorders. They commonly cause a dull, aching pain in the jaw, as well as a clicking or locking jaw.

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Orthodontic treatment - Better Health Channel

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Gum diseases

Periodontal diseases are a wide range of diseases that affect the gums. The most common types of periodontal disease are gingivitis and periodontitis

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Tooth decay and gum disease

Tooth decay and gum disease are the 2 main types of dental disease, but good oral hygiene can prevent them both.

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Hand Foot and Mouth Disease

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Hand, foot and mouth disease fact sheet - Fact sheets

Hand, foot and mouth disease is a common viral infection which is easily passed from person to person.

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Gum disease - Better Health Channel

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ACD A-Z of Skin - Enteroviral Vesicular Stomatitis

A-Z OF SKIN Enteroviral Vesicular Stomatitis BACK TO A-Z SEARCH What is it? Also known as … Hand, Foot and Mouth Disease

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Gum disease treatment

Treatment for gum disease known as periodontal disease can include non-surgical and surgical treatment options. Treatment is recommended to be completed in steps and requires work from both the patient and the dental team.

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