The Dangers of Using Smokeless Tobacco

It is a commonly known fact that tobacco use is bad for your heath. Smoking cigarettes can be detrimental to your health and can cause significant negative effects on your oral health. Smokeless tobacco, or chewing tobacco can be just as bad, if not worse. Tobacco use is a major cause of gum disease in Damascus.

Watch this video to learn more about the dangers of using chewing tobacco and the impact it can have on your mouth and gums. Chewing tobacco can cause the gum line to recede, leading to gum disease and tooth decay. Prolonged use of the product can also lead to oral cancer.

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