Sports Mouth Guards

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Rough, contact sports can cause a lot of accidents, including trauma to the teeth and mouth.  If you participate in sports such as hockey, rugby, lacrosse, boxing or football then you ought to wear a sports mouth guard when you play in order to prevent any serious damage from being done to your teeth, such as cracking a tooth or losing a tooth.  Although a mouth guard might not completely eliminate injury, it can certainly reduce the damage done by helping to protect the teeth and nerves from impact damage, as well as offering the lips, gums, tongue and oral soft tissues.  A properly fitting mouth guard will cover all of the teeth from the molars forward. 

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