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Vaping & the Microbes in Your Mouth

A new study has added yet more evidence that vaping changes the oral microbiome - and not for the better. "The oral microbiome is of interest to us because research shows that changes in its microbial community as a result of environmental and host factors...

man holding e-cigarette and exhaling vapor
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The Not-So-Cool Aspect of Oral Piercings

Making a statement. Feeling different. Looking cool. Defying parents. There are plenty of reasons why people choose to pierce their tongue or lip. There are also lots of reasons not to, especially when it comes to your mouth/body health - reasons highlighted in a...

young woman with tongue stud

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