Is a Loose Tooth a Lost Tooth? What to do When Your Adult Tooth is Loose
For children, the discovery of a loose tooth is often something to celebrate. For a child, it means that the tooth fairy will soon be leaving a reward under their pillow in exchange for a tooth. However, for adults, discovering that you have a loose tooth can leave you panic stricken, as you begin to imagine the possible consequences. If you discover that one or more of your teeth are loose, you need to act quickly to diagnose and treat the problem—with the help of a dentist of course!