1. But I drink DIET Soda, so it’s ok…

    A far too common misconception about oral health and soda is that diet soda has no sugar so it doesn’t harm teeth. Though diet soda doesn’t directly cause cavities it promotes an environment that is beneficial for the bacteria that create cavities, aka “acid loving bacteria”. An important point needs to be addressed here. Not all bacteria in our mouth are disease producing (causing cavitie…Read More

  2. Diabetes and Your Dental Health The effects of diabetes on dental health can be effectively managed if they are understood. Armed with this understanding, basic preventive measures can maintain a healthy mouth. Diabetes does not have a direct impact on the health of the mouth. Difficulties can arise from secondary issues that occur with a diabetic person. There tends to be a higher concentration o…Read More