Tongue piercings are popular among people of all ages, but despite their “cool factor”, medical research suggests that they are not safe for your teeth.
– Studies have found that people with tongue piercings are at higher risk for gum disease.
– Cracked teeth, irritation, and sensitivity are other common issues caused by piercings.
– The risks increase with piercings that are close to the teeth.
If your piercing is causing problems, get a full check up with your dentist.
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