If you watched MSNBC's Morning Joe reporter, Mika Brzezinski, you would understand why co-anchor Joe Scarborough couldn't stop laughing this morning.
Mika asked Joe on the show, "What's so funny?" He responded, "You can't say ISIS!" "I can! Ishish!" she exclaimed.
Joe said, "You're going to have to explain to everybody." "I got braces," Mika revealed.
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Watch MSNBC's Mika Brzezinski try to say 'ISIS' with new braces on teeth
FILE - In this Dec. 2, 2014, file photo, Mika Brzezinski arrives at the Ninth Annual Women of Worth Awards in New York. The NBC Universal News Group is launching a series of live events where "Morning Joe" host Brzezinski offers empowerment tips to women, a venture that illustrates an effort to find revenue-raising activities outside the traditional definition of news. (Photo by Evan Agostini/Invision/AP, File)
Rep. Carolyn Maloney, D-N.Y., left, and Morning Joe television host Mika Brzezinski, second from right, take a selfie with others in the East Room of the White House in Washington, Tuesday, April 8, 2014, before an event marking Equal Pay Day. Obama announced new executive actions to strengthen enforcement of equal pay laws for women. The president and his Democratic allies in Congress are making a concerted election-year push to draw attention to women's wages. (AP Photo/Susan Walsh)
NEW YORK, NY - APRIL 25: (EXCLUSIVE COVERAGE) Mika Brzezinski (L) and Arianna Huffington attend THRIVE: A Third Metric Live Event at New York City Center on April 25, 2014 in New York City. (Photo by D Dipasupil/Getty Images)
NEW YORK, NY - APRIL 24: Host Mika Brzezinski speaks on stage during the Women In The World Summit held in New York on April 24, 2015 in New York City. (Photo by Andrew Toth/Getty Images)
Joe Scarborough and Mika Brzezinski arrive at the White House Correspondents' Association (WHCA) annual dinner in Washington, DC, on April 25, 2015. AFP PHOTO/NICHOLAS KAMM (Photo credit should read NICHOLAS KAMM/AFP/Getty Images)
NEW YORK, NY - SEPTEMBER 30: Mika Brzezinski speaks at the 25th Anniversary Adweek Brand Genius Gala at Cipriani 25 Broadway on September 30, 2014 in New York City. (Photo by Eugene Gologursky/Getty Images for Adweek)
WASHINGTON, DC - OCTOBER 16: Mika Brzezinski and founder of Spanx Sara Blakely speak onstage at the FORTUNE Most Powerful Women Summit on October 16, 2013 in Washington, DC. (Photo by Paul Morigi/Getty Images for FORTUNE)
NEW YORK, NY - APRIL 11: Mika Brzezinski and Joe Scarborough attend the Hollywood Reporter celebration of 'The 35 Most Powerful People in Media' at the Four Season Grill Room on April 11, 2012 in New York City. (Photo by Stephen Lovekin/Getty Images)
PASADENA, CA - JANUARY 07: (L-R) Host Joe Scarborough and co-host Mika Brzezinski speak onstage during the 'Morning Joe' panel during the NBCUniversal portion of the 2012 Winter TCA Tour at The Langham Huntington Hotel and Spa on January 7, 2012 in Pasadena, California. (Photo by Frederick M. Brown/Getty Images)
NEW YORK, NY - APRIL 11: Journalist Mika Brzezinski and TV personality Hoda Kotb attend the Hollywood Reporter celebration of 'The 35 Most Powerful People in Media' at the Four Season Grill Room on April 11, 2012 in New York City. (Photo by Larry Busacca/Getty Images)
Publisher and editor for the newspaper "The Florida Sun," Mika Brzezinski, left, and CBS News Correspondent Joe Scarborough, right, throw out ceremonial first pitches at Dodger Stadium before the Major League Baseball game between the Los Angeles Dodgers and Pittsburgh Pirates, Wednesday, Sept. 16, 2009, in Los Angeles. (AP Photo/Danny Moloshok)
NEW YORK - SEPTEMBER 23: Mika Brzezinski attends the 5th annual Moves Power Women Awards at The Carlton on September 23, 2008 in New York City. (Photo by Andrew H. Walker/Getty Images)
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What's happened to her once-perfect diction? At age 48, she just got her first set of braces on her teeth, and she's not alone!
More than one million American adults are now wearing braces. There's a reason for that.
New York City orthodontist Dr. Diane Hanan told INSIDE EDITION, "There is a surge with adults getting braces. Adults are getting more health-conscious and when you've got crooked teeth you have more bacteria in your mouth which can lead to health issues such as heart disease."