Member since 7/19/2013


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Attachments and First Trays - Toronto, ON

The first few days were very difficult. It was not gettng adjusted to the trays, it was also not being able to chew gum, snack, or have a glass of ice tea on a hot day...My teeth were tender, I felt deprived and grumpy, didn't like rushing my meals to get the trays back in on time. I also had a lot of trouble getting the trays out at first. Now in my second week, the trays seem to be a bit... READ MORE

Recent comments from onegoldmedal

Yes, I am on my third tray and my teeth feel too unstable to chew some food items thanks, blainia, for the tip about curry--I have noticed that scrubbing doesn't remove coffee stains from the attachments, either, READ COMMENT

I have an upcoming week-long biking trip. I am worried about dealing with the aligners during the day. Usually on these trips there is a lot of Gatorade and snacking to keep up energy. Don't know how I am going to deal with this...I... READ COMMENT

When I got my treatment plan, my dentist pointed out that my midline would not line up at the end. Actually, I had never noticed that "problem" -- my concerns were with tilted and turned teeth. So my treatment will address my... READ COMMENT

I found that wearing latex gloves from the drug store helped me grip the might help you READ COMMENT

Do you get that from your dentist, or can you buy it at the drugstore? I found that toward the end of my two weeks on my first tray that some rough spots appeared. So distracting -- that's all you can think about! ouch. Got my second... READ COMMENT