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Tongue and gums

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Glynnispig Wed 17-Jun-09 14:34:01


I am 5/6 weeks pregnant and have noticed that my gums are a bit sore and my tongue seems dry and has small lumps near the back. This probably sounds very random but I just wondered if anyone else has experienced this?

Thank you

FluffyBunnyGoneBad Wed 17-Jun-09 14:38:19

You know that you are entitled to free NHS dental treatment throughout pregnancy and up to a year after your baby's birth so it may be worthwhile popping to see a dentist (if you can find an NHS one). Pregnancy can affect gums so it's best to get it checked. smile

Congratulations by the way.

Glynnispig Thu 18-Jun-09 14:22:00

Thank you! yeah i have an appointment with them anyway for early August, they couldnt fit me in any sooner, it does seem better today tho so will just keep an eye on it I think! Thanks again for your help!

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