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Balding, Wrinkles & Oral Cancer...Smoking Sure Is Sexy

Most of us know that smoking is bad for us. We’ve all seen the commercials with the woman with a tube in her throat. But research has linked smoking to issues that we once thought had nothing to do with it. And for the smokers out there who have just accepted their risk for lung cancer, you may not be so accepting of your risks once you realize the dozen plus other ways smoking can affect your life, and sooner than you thought. Take a look:



Whiter Teeth

While there are some teeth-staining foods to avoid, like coffee and wine (I know, the best stuff!) a big contributing factor to the yellow you perceive is plaque. Almost everyone develops plaque. If you don’t, then maybe you visit the dentist daily. For the rest of us, some simple dietary adjustments will have to suffice. Here is a list of food that helps clean plaque off your teeth: