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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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Teeth Grinding (31-64yrs) - Your Dental Health | Australian Dental Association

This is an involuntary clenching, grinding and gnashing of the teeth. Information for Adults 31 - 64 years.

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Teeth Grinding (65+) - Your Dental Health | Australian Dental Association

This is an involuntary clenching, grinding and gnashing of the teeth. Information for Older Adults 65+ years.

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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

hand, foot, mouth, disease

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Hand, foot and mouth disease - MyDr.com.au

Hand, foot and mouth disease (HFMD) is a common childhood illness causing mouth sores and a skin rash. Read about the symptoms, treatment and how to prevent infection by this viral illness.

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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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Brushing (18-30yrs) - Your Dental Health | Australian Dental Association

Brushing your teeth removes the plaque that causes tooth decay and gum disease. Information for younger Adults 18 - 30 years.

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ACD A-Z of Skin - Enteroviral vesicular stomatitis

Enteroviral vesicular stomatitis also known as hand, foot and mouth disease is a common contagious viral illness that spreads from person to person.

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