No one has any control over accidents. When it happens, it happens, and there isn’t much you can do about it when it reaches that point. You can, however, take preventive measures to at least minimize the risk of being involved in one. Motorists, for example, know they must never drink and drive. When biking across rough terrain, cyclists wear tons of protective gear. And athletes in contact sports wear mouthguards to steer clear of unwanted dental emergencies.
Dental emergencies often arise out of accidents, and as with other types of emergencies, you have to deal with it immediately or face tooth loss, or worse. But as the cliché goes, an ounce of prevention will always be better than any cure. So here are some ways that can help you avoid