We’re trained from childhood to brush, floss, and try to avoid cavities. But preventing dental issues isn’t always as simple as keeping your dental hygiene in good order. Hidden factors and aspects of your health can lead to cavities, worn enamel, periodontal disease, and more.
Frequently, our daily habits and decisions can have impact on our dental health and we don’t know about it. How many people know that tongue and lip piercings can chip and fracture teeth? When we eat dried fruits how often do we consider the damage they can do to our dental health.
The likely answer is, “not much.”