Threats to Dental Health

Your lifestyle and general health can affect your oral health as well. If you smoke, there is higher probability of you catching on gum diseases. Research even suggests that there might be a possible relation between periodontal gum diseases and obesity. Here are some threats to dental health that you need to be aware of.

  • Oral piercings carry their own share of health risks and it’s better to consult your dentist before.
  • Studies have found relation between oral bacteria and obesity as well as obesity and periodontal diseases.
  • Consult your dentist before having any steel tongue studs as they may be risky.