Millions of Americans suffer from sensitive teeth. If you’ve ever taken a bite of ice cream or a spoonful of hot soup and experienced a sudden discomfort in one or several of your teeth, you know that teeth sensitivity can be painful. What causes sensitive teeth, and what can you do to alleviate the symptoms?
Do I Have Sensitive Teeth?
Tooth sensitivity is caused by irritation to the nerves inside a tooth. This irritation can lead to pain or discomfort when you eat or drink anything too cold or too hot. Not all tooth pain is due to sensitivity. If the pain is sharp or lingers, you may have a … Read the rest