When enjoying your favorite salty snack, the last thing you expect is to have it stuck in your gums. What will you do if this happens to you? Here are a few tips,
Use Water to Soften the Debris
When getting food stuck in your gums, it can become very painful. Help soften rough edges by drinking water in hopes the debris will soak and soften.
If the food is stuck between your teeth, use some floss! Floss is a wonderful tool to clean between your teeth and help dislodge stubborn foods!
See your Dentist
Sometimes when something is stuck in your gum, you need a professional’s assistance and opinion. Feel free to call and make an appointment to see your dentist.
If you have dental problems like something being lodged in your gums, Progressive Family Dentistry is always here to help!