With proper care your teeth are designed to last a lifetime. But bad habits can really take a toll on your teeth, such as grinding and improper brushing. Tooth decay, fractured teeth, gum disease, and even tooth loss are just a few of the negative consequences that result from bad oral habits. Here are a look at some common habits that can hurt your oral health and some easy ways to stop these behaviors.
Aggressive Brushing – Brushing your teeth too hard can rub away your tooth’s enamel and irritate your gums.