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Is There Enough Fluoride In Our Drinking Water

Hundreds of studies have been conducted on fluoride, fluoridation, and tooth decay. Few topics have been examined more closely. The overwhelming weight of the evidence shows that fluoridated water reduces the rate of tooth decay. By 1980, fluoride toothpaste had grown to reach 90...

The Effects of Soft Drinks on Your Teeth

It’s no secret there exists a strong link between soda consumption and tooth decay. Heavy soda consumption has also been linked to other health complications including diabetes, obesity and osteoporosis. During the past generation, milk intakes have decreased while soda pop and...

Seven Ways to Prevent Tooth Decay

Cavities, also known as tooth decay, occur when plague, the sticky substance that forms on teeth, combines with the sugars and / or starches of the foods that we eat. This combination produces acids that attack tooth enamel. Tooth decay is also the second most prevalent disease...