14 Worst-Teeth Cities
These towns are no strangers to stains or decay -- hope your home didn't make the list
No. 6: Bristol, Tenn.Bristol is the second smokiest city, according to U.S. News & World Report, and Dr. Smigel says smoking can cause major staining on your teeth. Plus, the tar can contribute to gum disease. Smoking isn't Bristol's only fault though. The state is also no. 3 in most teeth lost and no. 47 in amount of exercise*, which means residents' gums have two strikes against them.
*According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System Survey Data, U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.
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