Why College Can Be Bad For Your Teeth

  • Posted on: Jul 15 2015

Getting accepted into college is a major accomplishment and heading of for your first year can be an exciting adventure. Once you get to college you will likely be busy with classes, tests, socializing and maybe even a part time job. You may also find yourself neglecting your teeth. College students tend to drink more alcohol and sugary drink and consume more sugary foods than the average person and by the time you graduate college, your teeth could be paying for it.

Dentists suggest college students stay aware of their sugar in take and remember to brush, floss and rinse daily to prevent tooth decay and gum disease. College should be a great experience, not a time to ruin your smile.

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