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"There are many different types of mouth sores than can develop around or in the mouth. Some are painful, some are unsightly, and some may be a sign of something more serious. If your mouth sore does not go away within 10 days, you should consult your dentist. If you suspect you have an infection, consult your dentist as soon as possible to eliminate complications."

https://www.colgate.com/en-us/oral-health/conditions/mouth-sores-and-infections
"Too often, many people ignore the early signs and symptoms of gum disease, which is also known commonly as gingivitis, simply because they do not know what gingivitis is and thus do not recognize the signs."

https://www.verywellhealth.com/what-is-gingivitis-1058927
"Flossing, or using wax-covered thread to clean between teeth, scrubs the hard-to-reach places that are easily missed by brushes, especially with brackets and wires in the way. Floss between each tooth once a day, and use a small interproximal brush to clean around the brackets and under the wires."
Learn how to floss with braces using different types of tools.

https://www.healthline.com/health/how-to-floss-with-braces
"Periodontitis, or gum disease, is a common infection that damages the soft tissue and bone supporting the tooth. Without treatment, the alveolar bone around the teeth is slowly and progressively lost."

https://www.medicalnewstoday.com/articles/242321
"Jaw pain can be a debilitating condition that affects your ability to eat and speak. Many things can cause jaw pain, from your sinuses and ears to your teeth or jaw itself. This means it can be difficult to tell if your jaw pain is because of a jaw issue or something else."

https://www.healthline.com/health/jaw-pain#causes