Why do I get cavities??
When teeth erupt through the gums and you can start to see them, they are vulnerable to cavities. The plaque (bacteria) has something to cling on to. And if left there for a period of time, will start to cause decay. The back teeth are more prone due to the fact that they are harder to clean and have grooves and pits that hide the plaque better.
Causes for Cavities
Certain foods and drinks. We’ve been told this ever since we were little, but refined sugars increase the food source for the bacteria and make them more virulent to cause cavities easier. Soft drinks keep dentists in business.
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