Most people know that avoiding sugar can keep your teeth and mouth healthy. However, most of us may not recognize that some foods and beverages can actually damage your smile. The reason for this is that some foods and beverages can break down tooth enamel, create excessive acid, make your teeth more susceptible to cavities, and increase your chances of being impacted by tooth decay. Other foods many stick to teeth, attract bacteria, harm dental implants, dislodge fillings, break teeth, or stain your tooth enamel. Read on to discover fourteen common foods and drinks you should avoid for better oral health.
Avoiding the above foods and drinks is best, but if you cannot, here are some great ways to help keep teeth clean and healthy:
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