It is important to be aware that at even as young of an age as 14, our children can be exposed to drugs through many avenues. Be proactive and have a talk with your child about the many negative effects drugs have on their health.
An aspect of substance use that should not be overlooked, is its negative impact on your mouth and teeth. Whether recreational or prescription drugs are being used, it is important to understand and be aware of the effect on your oral and overall health.
Listed below are a few common recreational and prescription drugs and the effects they have on oral health.