How Tobacco Usage Affect Your Dental Health

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It’s no secret that smoking is bad for your health. Even those who do smoke or use other tobacco products often wish they could quit because they suffer devastating consequences from this unhealthy addiction. Not only do cigarettes drain your bank account, and are linked to a long list of very serious health afflictions, tobacco usage is pretty terrible for … Read More

Preventing Gum Disease While You Have Braces

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There are many reasons to commit to orthodontic treatment, such as braces. Most importantly is the reason of oral health. When teeth are straight, there is less chance to develop gum disease and tooth decay. However, wearing braces can cause more of a challenge of keeping the teeth clean in the short term because food and debris can collect around … Read More