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Does Biting Your Nails Hurt Your Teeth?

Dental Sedation - Dr. Mazhari

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!

An article by Dr. Mojgan Mazhari. Originally published by Your Dental Health Resource.

Read the full article here: Does Biting Your Nails Hurt Your Teeth?