I Am Toothless

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    This is the first experience story I'm posting

    on EP. Even with the current on goings of my life that bothers me a bit. I stumble onto a website full of experiences to share in and this is the first one I define myself with. I know we each are so many things and can and do wear so many titles and labels, but somewhere deep...
    SeekerOfHope SeekerOfHope
    26-30, F
    3 Responses Feb 18, 2015

    I was told by the dentist the reason

    for my teeth rotting away no matter how much I flossed them,brushed or etc..that I had pyria of the gums. hope I spelled that correctly. so I started having extremely horrible toothaches my cheeks and gums would swell and bleed. I would cry and cry it would keep me up all night...
    khrh8992 khrh8992
    26-30, F
    Feb 17

    just have these 6 left on the front bottom

    and am almost considering taking them out to be done with it...
    ashorashe ashorashe
    26-30, M
    2 Responses Apr 22, 2014

    Timeline Till I'm Toothless

    When we come into this world at birth, we have no impediments in our mouths, only beautiful pink gum lines. Within a few years, our first teeth begin to develop. Although it is very hard if at all to remember, I’m sure our parents could tell us the pain we felt as these pieces...
    nomoreteeth nomoreteeth
    66-70, M
    4 Responses Sep 24, 2013

    How I Became Toothless

    In reading comments on one of the multitude of websites dealing with dentures, it was mentioned that once we became toothless, it would be therapeutic to write about how this occurred. It further stated it would allow us to express the feelings we now have in being toothless. Now...
    nomoreteeth nomoreteeth
    66-70, M
    2 Responses Feb 17, 2011

    On a social level, it's been very hard being

    fitted with full dentures so young. I was very embarrassed about my false teeth, and always dreaded my friends bringing the subject up, especially when with people who had previously not known I was toothless. On the personal level, I have always found my full dentures pleasant...
    deleted deleted
    26-30
    Apr 19, 2015
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