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Can Nutrition Help Get Rid of My Cavities?

February 6, 2013 Tooth Decay

Having the right nutrition in our lives can often be difficult. Even people who do not struggle with weight loss often struggle with eating healthy foods. It is a lot easier to go out and buy pizza or go to McDonald's when you're hungry, than it is to have a homemade meal. Most of the time, people just do not have the time to eat healthy. There are people who believe that fast food has somehow been engineered to be healthy for them. The truth is, you have to take the time to think about your nutrition. Fast food is so commercialized, that all the nutritional value has been stripped out of it. A lot of the problems that we have with our teeth today, are due to poor nutrition.
The Truth About Cereals
One example is cold breakfast cereals. Even though our government

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How Can Breakfast Cereals Lead to Cavities?

September 21, 2012 Children and Infants

Many people don't think that what they eat for breakfast is a big deal. People have grown up eating breakfast cereals every morning. But did you know that breakfast cereals can cause cavities? Breakfast cereals are often high in sugar and processed ingredients. As a result, these sugars can cause cavities to develop very quickly. As soon as you take sugar into your mouth, the bacteria in your mouth starts to metabolize it and convert it into an acid. The longer an acid is on your teeth, the easier time it will have creating a cavity that can become infected by bacteria.

Surprisingly, even some of the cereals that are supposedly good for you, still contain a lot of sugar. It is no wonder that kids who regularly eat

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