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ADASA warns on the hidden costs of tongue piercing

ADASA warns on the hidden costs of tongue piercing

The ADASA has warned anyone contemplating tongue piercing to be aware of the irreversible damage it may cause. Apart from the normal immediate side effects of tongue piercing, including bleeding, swelling, possible infection, breathing difficulty and nerve damage, the practice can cause significant dental problems later, according to the SA Branch of the Australian Dental Association.