Whether you bite your nails yourself or know someone who does, we’re all familiar with the habit of nail biting. Also called onychophagia, nail biting is a condition usually brought on by anxiety, and may be a temporary problem for some people. However, for others, nail biting can turn into a lifelong habit that can be damaging to both nails and teeth. Here’s how nail biting can hurt your smile!
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