Avoid these drinks for a healthier teeth.
Article by: Mira Budd
Although, in their natural form, coffee and tea can be a healthy beverage, caffeinated ones can cause dry mouth. Adding sugar to them can cause damage to your teeth. Coffee and tea also stain your teeth. Be sure to drink plenty of water after consumption and keep the sugar to a minimal.
The acid in soda attacks the tooth enamel (the hard surface of the tooth) causing damage to your teeth. The caffeine in them causes dry mouth. A healthier choice is always water, but if you must drink soda be sure to drink plenty of water afterwards and be sure to wait a half hour to an hour before brushing your teeth.
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