WARNING! Stealth acid attack on Dental Enamel

Posted 07/01/17

It is well known that acidic drinks erode enamel. Erosion makes teeth more temperature sensitive, more prone to decay, and greatly accelerates tooth wear. Teeth actually become shorter and make the individual appear much older.

Did you know that the very popular flavored waters are acidic??? That’s right, the flavors added to these beverages are acidic. The American Dental Association recommends minimizing the time acidic beverages are in contact with the teeth and drink plain water with fluoride throughout the day,

Dr. Anna C. Giacalone, DMD, MAGD Dr. Anna C. Giacalone, DMD, MAGD

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