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Braces hurt...creative foods?


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Braces hurt...creative foods?

anne s. | Mar 17, 2004 02:56 PM

this is i guess similar to the previous pulled teeth discussion, but not quite -

i just got braces (and no, i am not an adolescent) and they Hurt! i'm not expecting to eat much crunchy or chewy foods for a while. also, vegetables (like broccoli and spinach) that conspicuously cling to my braces :)

this is difficult because i happen to love vegetables and also because i need to low-carb (no rice, no sugar, not much pasta or potato, etc), for health reasons. most of the suggestions on the previous post were very high-sugar, high-carb foods.

any suggestions for this desperate metal-mouth? thanks!

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