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Dentaltown - A new study shows that people today have more gum disease than people living 2,000 years ago. The main reason why modern people have more #gumdisease is #smoking. www.breakingnewse...

Dentaltown - Where The Dental Community Lives®

Lungs of a non-smoker (left) and a smoker (right). Smoking is a leading cause of severe gum disease which leads to tooth loss and other disease thorough out the body. Smoking weakens your body's immune system and makes it harder to fight infections, including gum infections, which is a major cause of tooth loss. Once you have gum damage, smoking also makes it harder for your gums to heal. If you do smoke you have twice the risk for gum disease compared with a nonsmoker.

Dentaltown - Where The Dental Community Lives®

No Butts About It: Tobacco has BIG effects on oral health! Find out more at from the Nova Scotia Dental Association @theNSDA which helps dentists be better dentists in service to Nova Scotians.

Dentaltown - Where The Dental Community Lives®

Please stop smoking.

Pregnant Jackie Kennedy enjoying a cigarette, 1963.

What do you think about the CVS national drug store chain to stop selling tobacco at its 7,600 stores across the U.S.? Do you think it was the right thing to do? Do you think it was good for business?

Wanna Smoke? It Could Cost You A Tooth, The FDA Warns Teens. FDA Commissioner Dr. Margaret Hamburg unveils the agency's first-ever anti-smoking campaign. When it comes to convincing teenagers not to smoke, you gotta think short-term, the Food and Drug Administration says.

Everybody knows cigarettes are expensive. What this video shows you is that the cost of smoking doesn't just come out of your wallet, it can literally also come out of your mouth.

Do you think this ad should be aired during the Super Bowl? If you cannot quit smoking then an electronic cigarette or chewing tobacco could be a safer alternative. “The Super Bowl Ad You Won’t See This Year” @elizalgray

Smoking cigarettes is harmful to your teeth and gums.

Tobacco smoke is a toxic mix of more than 7,000 chemicals & compounds, including benzopyrene. You can quit today. Ask your dentist or hygienist for help.

Avoid Oral Cancer @biolaseinc

Smoking Section. Everyone quits eventually.

Smoking is one of the greatest risk factors in developing gum disease. Join the Great American Smokeout on November 21 for a healthier mouth and body.

How is smoking linked to oral cancer?

What happens when a smoker quits smoking over a 15 year timeline? Within 20 minutes your blood pressure, pulse rate and the temperature of your hands and feet have returned to normal. 8 hours Remaining nicotine in your bloodstream will have fallen to 6.25% of normal peak daily levels, a 93.75% reduction.

Smoking by pregnant women is associated with an increased risk of cleft lip in the baby. #Dentist

Please stop smoking...

Non-Smoker vs. Smoker #Dentist

You can eliminate the biggest controllable risk factor for oral cancer by not smoking.

5 reasons why. + periodontal disease #keepurteeth

Viceroys filter the smoke! As your dentist I would recommend Viceroys! Wow! The name even started with the word "Vice"!

You can eliminate the biggest controllable risk factor for oral cancer by not smoking.

Smoking And Your Oral Health

The ingredients of a cigarette!

He quit smoking!