A cavity is really the product of a perfect storm involving bacteria, food, saliva and the resulting acid. Bacteria in your mouth combine with food that sits on your teeth and creates plaque which includes acid. The acid in the plaque eats holes in your tooth (tooth decay) called cavities. So how can you prevent those pesky little holes in your … [Read more...] about 5 Ways to Prevent Cavities & Keep Tooth Decay In Check
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Whether you call it soda, pop or coke, soft drinks are all the rage. You can find soda at parties, in machines, on grocery store shelves and at the check-out in gas stations. Unfortunately, you can also find the effects of high soda consumption around you as well. One of these effects, the connection between soda and cavities is also one of the … [Read more...] about What is the connection between soda (pop) and cavities?