ADA Accessibility Information
Accessibility

A
A

A
logo of logo

Fads to Avoid Since They Could Lead to Dental Damage


Posted on 7/26/2021 by Evan Admin
Fads to Avoid Since They Could Lead to Dental DamageEvery day we have an opportunity to make choices that will benefit our oral health. Conversely, many people choose lifestyle habits that do not allow their oral health to thrive. It is important to take time to consider if the latest fad will be beneficial to your body before you try it.

A Fad Diet Could Negatively Affect Your Teeth


If you are on a fad diet, you may be eliminating important nutrients your body needs. Those nutrients also build up and fortify your teeth and gums. If you do not eat fresh produce, your teeth and gums may suffer. Choose to include fresh produce in your diet every day.

Tongue Piercing Could Damage Your Teeth


Tongue piercing could damage your teeth. While this fad may not appear to impact your smile, it can over time. Tongue piercing can change your oral habits. Perhaps you form a new habitat of running your tongue jewelry against your teeth. You might like the sound of it at first, but you may be wearing away the enamel on your teeth.

Vaping Affects Your Teeth Too


Vaping can damage your teeth as well. Vaping contains nicotine which negatively affects the gum tissue. In fact, people who vape can lose teeth due to gum disease or tooth decay. Vaping poses great risks to your mouth and your overall health.

Schedule Your Routine Cleaning


Consider all factors if you are going to follow a new fad. Understand the adverse side effects and make good choices. Give us a call or discuss with us at your next appointment if you are unsure how a new fad may affect your oral health. We want to help you have the best possible health as well as the best possible smile.
logo of logo color

Office hours


Monday: 9:00am - 6:00pm
Tuesday: 8:00am - 5:00pm
Wednesday: 7:00am - 4:00pm
Thursday: 7:00am - 1:00pm
Friday: By appointment only

Connect


Copyright © 2012-2021 Thurston Oaks Dental and WEO Media (Touchpoint Communications LLC). All rights reserved.  Sitemap | Links | Login
Dentist Vancouver, WA • About Thurston Oaks Dental
At Thurston Oaks Dental, we have all the amenities to make you feel at home in our Vancouver office. We are looking forward to your next dental exam with us.
Thurston Oaks Dental, 4305 NE Thurston Way, Suite A, Vancouver, WA 98662 \ (360) 514-9212 \ vancouverdds.com \ 9/17/2021 \ Tags: dental office, vancouver wa, dental office vancouver wa, vancouver dental office