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Dr. Chip, Board Certified Physician
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the gum on two of my bottom teeth is starting to disappear i'm worried the two teeth will fall out
Submitted: 3 years ago.
Category: Medical
Expert:  Dr. Chip replied 3 years ago.
Hi--when did you last see a dentist? Do you have any other medical conditions?
Customer: replied 3 years ago.

I don't have a dentist and I can't afford to go to one right now, I don't have any medical conditions.

Expert:  Dr. Chip replied 3 years ago.
OK Hannah. This is called peridontal disease and if you can't see a dentist for it, the next best thing is to brush with tea tree oil applied to your teeth brush and to take vitamin B complex along with zinc and magnesium supplements.