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Should Mouth Guards Be Made Mandatory For Contact Sports?

No Mouth Guard, No Play! To put it simply, if you play contact sport, you are at risk of injuring your teeth.1Sports-related injuries account for 40% of dental injuries yet only 36% of Australians wear a mouthguard when playing contact sport.  Even fewer wear a mouth guard during training.2 Worrying statistics suggest that 50% of …

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Sugar! Sugar consumption is the main contributor to dental caries. Besides affecting our teeth, high sugar diets have been linked to obesity, an increased risk of heart and kidney disease, stroke as well as type II diabetes. National data from the Australia Health Survey reports that over 47% of adults and 73% of teenagers have …

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