The health effects of dip start small — but can get worse over time.
You may get sores or white patches in your mouth.
Your gums might pull away from your teeth in the spot where you put in a wad.
This can cause your teeth to fall out.
If left untreated,
mouth sores could turn into mouth, tongue, cheek, or gum cancer.
If you get cancer, you’ll need treatment. This could mean...
— or all 3.
To get rid of all the cancer,
sometimes doctors need to take part of your jaw.
Here’s the good news:
You don’t need to go down this path. Quit dip now — and check out all the good stuff that’ll happen once you do!
Sources:American Cancer Society, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention