smoking

We need to talk about smoking

quit smokingStepan Popov - Russian Federation

Dental Health Services Victoria (DHSV) has co-designed a program with oral health professionals to help them raise the issue of smoking with their patients. Smoking significantly increases the risk of developing oral cancer and periodontal disease, and the latest statistics […]

Passive smoking ‘hinders children’s oral health’

Bad for kids' teeth too.

Young children exposed to passive smoking are more at risk from tooth decay and problems with their oral health development. According to scientific research, children exposed to second-hand smoke experienced slower development in their oral health compared to those not […]