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    Broken Filling / Broken Tooth: When Dental Challenges Become a Reality

    Broken Filling / Broken Tooth: When Dental Challenges Become a Reality Dental issues can occur at any time, disturbing our lives and ushering in discomfort and pain. One such distressing dental problem is a broken filling or broken tooth. A broken or cracked tooth happens as a result of severe tooth decay, a dental injury or simply age. The damaged tooth or filling exposes the sensitive pulp or nerve of the tooth, creating sensitivity when you eat or drink something hot or cold. Far more than an inconvenience, such issues can sometimes pose a serious threat or impact one’s oral…