A 39-year-old member asked:
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advice? would the dentist know if i chew tobacco?

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Dr. Gary Sandler
53 years experience Dentistry
My advice is-: Chewing tobacco produces changes in the soft tissue of the mouth. It's a known carcinogen and can cause oral cancer. What's important is that you consider stopping. It's your mouth and your life at stake. Is it really worth the risk? Personally, i would care more about my well being and life than if my dentist knows.
Answered on Feb 8, 2014

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