The doctors talked about how bad habits can cause the appearance of viral and bacterial infections in the mouth.
First of all, doctors are advised to carefully choose a toothbrush. Otherwise, it can cause gingivitis or damage tooth enamel. In addition, doctors recommend to refuse from the solid brushes, as they can injure teeth and gums.
The most common bad habits that harm the oral cavity, — the abuse of sweets and coffee, and Smoking. All this destroys the enamel and promotes tooth decay and plaque on the teeth. Moreover, Smoking may not only lead to the yellowness of teeth, but also to cancer of the oral cavity.
Experts have also advised the patients to get rid of the habit of biting nails. It can lead to the penetration of infections in the oral cavity and subsequent erosion of Amalie teeth.
Finally, even sleep with an open mouth can damage the teeth: when the mouth is open, dry mucosa, which starts increased salivation, — such an increase in acidity harms the teeth and causes erosion.