When you drink or eat sugary foods, not only are you feeding yourself but also germs that cause tooth decay and gum disease. Tooth decay refers to the destruction of tooth enamel, the outer layer of the tooth. As a result of tooth decay, you might experience some pain and difficulties while eating. A more […]

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Cavities are small holes in the teeth caused by tooth decay. Poor diet, stress, nutritional deficiencies, and bacterial overgrowth contribute to the development of cavities. The common bacteria that play a role in the decay is Streptococcus mutans. These bacteria create a sticky film called plaque. Plague contains an acid which eats away minerals such […]

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