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Toxic Teeth: Smoking and Oral Health Issues

Posted on Dec 15, 2011

It is a commonly known fact that smoking leads to health problems such as lung cancer, but did you know that smoking and oral health problems often go hand in hand? In fact, smoking is the leading cause for almost 75% of gum disease in adults. This percentage includes adults who smoke from pipes and cigars, as well as those enjoying smokeless tobacco. “As soon as you begin using tobacco products, you are more likely to experience these common problems that are tied with smoking and...

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