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What Foods Cause Tooth Decay in Children?

 
Chapter: Kids Who Drink Soda at Risk for Decay

Any prolonged exposure to soda can cause damage. Sipping a soft drink all afternoon is more harmful to your teeth than drinking a large soda with a meal and then not drinking any soda for the rest of the day. While many dentists advocate drinking nutritional beverages, such as milk, many agree soda should be consumed from a can rather than a bottle with a replaceable cap to discourage prolonged exposure to soda.

 

Reviewed: January 2012

 
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