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Smoking & Your Teeth
Smoking & Your Teeth
Smoking & Your Teeth
Smoking & Your Teeth
Smoking & Your Teeth
Smoking & Your Teeth
Smoking & Your Teeth
Smoking & Your Teeth
Smoking & Your Teeth
Smoking & Your Teeth
Smoking & Your Teeth
Smoking & Your Teeth
Smoking & Your Teeth
Smoking & Your Teeth
Smoking & Your Teeth
Smoking & Your Teeth
Smoking & Your Teeth
Smoking & Your Teeth
Smoking & Your Teeth
Smoking & Your Teeth
Smoking & Your Teeth
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Smoking & Your Teeth

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Smile Care is a chain of dental clinics providing high quality dental care, dental treatment and dental services by specialised health care professionals in Bandra, Kolhapur, Nashik, Vashi, Mumbai, …

Smile Care is a chain of dental clinics providing high quality dental care, dental treatment and dental services by specialised health care professionals in Bandra, Kolhapur, Nashik, Vashi, Mumbai, India. http://www.smilecareworld.com

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  • 1. Smoking & Your Teeth For more details visit http://www.smilecareworld.com
  • 2. Do You Know ? Smokers are up to six times more vulnerable to gum disease than non-smokers. For more details visit http://www.smilecareworld.com
  • 3. Do You Know ? Smoking depresses your immune system to fight infection. For more details visit http://www.smilecareworld.com
  • 4. Smoking makes your gums inflamed & they thus recedes from your teeth. For more details visit http://www.smilecareworld.com Do You Know ?
  • 5. Smoking results in yellowing of teeth. For more details visit http://www.smilecareworld.com Do You Know ?
  • 6. Gum diseases are silent killers of your teeth. For more details visit http://www.smilecareworld.com Do You Know ?
  • 7. Effects of Smoking
    • Oral and lung cancer
    • Periodontal disease
    • Bad breath
    • Tooth erosion
    • Poor healing
    • Dry socket infections
    • Hairy tongue
    • Reduced taste
    • Smoker’s face
    For more details visit http://www.smilecareworld.com
  • 8. Oral & Lung Cancer For more details visit http://www.smilecareworld.com
    • The worse outcome from smoking is Cancer.
    • Oral Cancer is not as common as Lung Cancer but it is
    • nevertheless very harmful.
  • 9. For more details visit http://www.smilecareworld.com Periodontal Diseases
    • Periodontal diseases and tooth loss is very common in
    • smokers.
    • Smokers accumulate tartar and require extensive cleaning
    • which is often painful due to the exposed roots.
  • 10. For more details visit http://www.smilecareworld.com Bad Breath
    • Smokers inevitably have bad breath from tobacco and
    • gum diseases.
  • 11. For more details visit http://www.smilecareworld.com Tooth Erosion
    • Smokers try to mask bad breath with lozenges, mouth
    • washes, chewing gums or breath mints which leads to
    • tooth decay or erosion over time.
  • 12. For more details visit http://www.smilecareworld.com Poor Healing
    • Many treatments are unsuccessful as poison from tobacco
    • weakens body’s immune system, thereby decreasing the
    • healing process.
    • Smokers are poor healers.
    • Many surgeons avoid extensive treatments on such
    • individuals.
  • 13. For more details visit http://www.smilecareworld.com Dry Socket Infections
    • Smokers are witnessed with high dry socket infections
    • following tooth removals.
  • 14. For more details visit http://www.smilecareworld.com Hairy Tongue
    • Hairy tongue is often seen in smokers caused by an
    • overgrowth of tiny projections on the tongue’s surface.
  • 15. For more details visit http://www.smilecareworld.com Reduced Taste
    • Smokers have a significant reduction in their ability to
    • taste food, often compensated by an increase salting &
    • spicing of their food.
  • 16. For more details visit http://www.smilecareworld.com Smoker’s Face
    • Individual smoking from years develops a Smoker’s Face.
    • Physicians & Dentists recognizes it from a distance.
    • Face wrinkles prematurely around mouth, eyes & neck.
    • Skin lacks blood flow resulting in pale, unhealthy
    • appearance.
  • 17. For more details visit http://www.smilecareworld.com Ask Your Dentist
    • If you are a smoker, ask your dentist to evaluate its effect
    • on your oral cavity.
  • 18. For more details visit http://www.smilecareworld.com What can be done ?
    • Visit a dentist today for treatment including medications to
    • cure a gum infection, some teeth cleaning & proper
    • maintenance on your teeth.
    • Observe & practice proper dental hygiene so as to prevent
    • repetition of dental problems.
  • 19. For more details visit http://www.smilecareworld.com What can be done ?
    • Brush your teeth using an ultrasonic tooth brush 2 times a
    • day.
    • Most importantly brush before you go to bed.
    • Consult your dentist every 3 months to rule out oral
    • cancer & for professional clean-ups.
  • 20. For more details visit http://www.smilecareworld.com Best Remedy
  • 21. Issued in Public Interest by For more details visit http://www.smilecareworld.com

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