The tooth decay is embarrassing.
Obviously, is is unhealthy, but it is also embarrassing.
It is difficult to put a finger on when the problem first started, but now you are completely embarrassed to admit that in the last 20 years you have only gone to the dentist three times. It seems puzzling, because when you were little your parents always made sure that you made all of your dentist appointments. In addition, you are fairly fanatic about brushing your teeth, several times a day, in fact. You are not as good about flossing, but you have always had pretty nice looking teeth. Lately, however, you noticed a puzzling brown spot on one of your back teeth. When you spent some time on the internet looking at similar instances and found that you had tooth decay you were mortified.
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