WHAT IS THE TRUE COST OF POOR ORAL HYGIENE?
Illustration by Daria Krikunova It’s easy to think of oral hygiene as separate from general health. However, our bodies are more of a connected system than we realize. So next time you are tempted to skip on your daily brushing and flossing, consider the following possible effects. Halitosis (bad breath) Lack of proper oral hygiene will let the bacteria inside your mouth grow unchecked. These bacteria will begin to feed off any food traces left behind on and between your teet