answersLogoWhite

Top Answer
User Avatar
Wiki User
Answered 2009-09-01 16:33:41

Whether biting and chewing the side of your mouth can lead to cancer, I hope others will give their input. However, I can see where it might lead to infection (depending how deep). Still, I believe you should be asking yourself why you are biting, tearing, and chewing perfectly good mouth tissue that is there to serve a purpose. It may be just a bad habit, or maybe something that goes deeper. You should consult a health care professional for advice. Anyway you look at it, pulling apart your skin is not a good idea. I'm not saying this to be funny, but out of concern for you.

Viper1

123
๐Ÿ™
0
๐Ÿคจ
0
๐Ÿ˜ฎ
0
๐Ÿ˜‚
0
User Avatar

Your Answer

Loading...

Still Have Questions?

Related Questions

Does biting the inside of your mouth cause cancer?

Only if you eat chewing tobacco


Does chewing gum give you mouth cancer?

No, chewing gum does not give you mouth cancer.


What is mastication?

Chewing and biting of the food in the mouth.


Does chewing gum help people from biting their mouth?

If you move your mouth from side-to-side, when you are chewing fun, it promotes the chance of you biting your mouth. Though if you don't, then it helps train you to keep your mouth chewing in one place. So it does help you not bite your mouth if you don't chew randomly or up-and-down.


Can chewing tabacoo cause lung cancer?

It is less likely to cause lung cancer, but far more likely to cause oral cancers - of the mouth and pharynx.


What are the affects of chewing tobacco?

Mouth Cancer.


What are arachnids' mouth appendages used for?

chewing, eating, biting. etc.


When you are chewing tabbaco can that give you cancer in your mouth?

YES


What can chewing tobacco do to you?

You can get mouth cancer and many other cancer or desieses! Chewing tobacco is not healthy, so beware of these effects.


What are the negative affects of chewing Copenhagen chewing tobacco?

you will get mouth cancer and you will get a big bad buzz


Why is chewing tobacco so dangerous?

Chewing tobacco is dangerous because it can give you mouth cancer.


When you are chewing tobacco can that give you cancer in your mouth?

Yes, definitely.


What four types of cancer are the most common?

breast cancer, skin cancer, mouth cancer, and lung cancer. mouth cancer and lung cancer are the most common because of smoking and chewing tobbacco.


Front teeth used for biting food?

The front teeth that are used for biting food are called the incisors. The molars are located in the back of the mouth and are used for chewing.


How does chewing tobacco give you oral cancer?

Tobacco itself just causes cancer. If its in your mouth, that's where the cancer is going to be.


Is there such thing as mouth cancer?

Oral cancer, yes. You can get it from smoking or chewing tobacco, as well as other causes.


Are mouth ulcers a sign of oral cancer?

The greatest cause of oral cancer today is tobacco. Smoking or chewing tobacco often causes ulcers, one of the first stages in mouth cancer. Other diseases can form orally, as well, such as various gum diseases.


What should you do to prevent biting your tongue while eating?

TRy to hold your toung at the roof of your mouth while chewing


Is mouth cancer caused by smoking?

Yes. and it can also be caused by tobacco chewing


What is the healthiest chewing tobacco?

There is no such thing as healthy chewing tobacco. All kinds have been linked to gum and mouth cancer.


How many people get mouth cancer every year due to chewing tobacco?

about 78% of the u.s get cancer for tabacco


What is the same similarities of a bird and grasshopper?

they have wings they can fly


What kind of mouth parts do lady bugs have?

Biting / chewing; barbed mandibles just like all other beetles.


Can you get tongue cancer by chewing tobacco?

Yes, you definitely can get tongue cancer by chewing tobacco. You also increase your chances of getting mouth cancer. Chewing tobacco gives you stained teeth, bad breath, gingivitis, gum ulcers and worn down teeth.


Is chewing tobacco hazardous to your health?

Yes. Smokeless tobacco contains ingredients that can cause cancer in your lips, tongue, cheeks, gums, & the top & bottom of your mouth.