A mouthguard will help protect you against broken and damaged teeth, and even a broken or dislocated jaw.
It is important to wear a professionally made mouthguard whenever you play any sport that involves contact or moving objects.
Ask your dental team about a mouthguard. It is a small price to pay for peace of mind.
Find out more information about mouthguards and how important they are by visiting our Safe Smiles campaign.
This article is intended to promote understanding of and knowledge about general oral health topics. It is not intended to be a substitute for professional advice, diagnosis or treatment. Always seek the advice of your dentist or other qualified healthcare provider with any questions you may have regarding a medical condition or treatment.