Contrary to popular belief, sugar (alone) doesn't rot your teeth.
Although like our mammalian cousins we use teeth to bite and chew food but we're the only animals that brush after every meal.
Did you know that there could be more bacteria living in your mouth than there are people on earth?
Got tooth decay? You are not alone.
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A recent study has found that a compound in chocolate is actually even better at fighting cavities than fluoride.
Drinking pop all day may not be a healthy habit, but can soda actually rot your teeth?
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