Tuesday I am going to have my loose tooth pulled and get a temporary bridge put in. Then they will schedule a date to put a crown on the tooth that will support the one end of my new bridge, but my mouth will need a week or two to heal before that. I am hoping the extraction goes easily. It is being done by my regular dentist, I don't have to go to an oral surgeon for it. I'm anxious, though.
This kind of thing really triggers my PTSD. I'm worried about how much pain I might have afterward. Also, I stopped taking my turmeric in preparation for the procedure, because it can lead to excessive bleeding. So I'll be turmeric-free for several days before the procedure, which will probably make my back pain and arthritis and stuff worse.
I am glad it will be getting done, because this tooth is really bothering me. But I just hate to deal with the PTSD and anxiety and pain.