Written by Dr. David Mady Jr. Thursday, 16 December 2010 12:55
We all know that anything in excess is not good for us. That includes, food, drugs, alcohol, and the list is infinite.
It is a fact, however, that alcohol consumption, especially in larger amounts, not only affects our overall health but our oral health as well.
Dentists often are the first healthcare professionals to detect the abuses caused by alcohol and drug consumption.
Alcohol addiction can change the priorities in one’s life. Often alcoholics spend more time caring for their addiction than they do about their health, especially the health of their teeth and mouth.