Daily Dental Tip: Control Your Sour Tooth

20 Jul

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Energy drinks, diet sodas, and sour candies — even healthy things like apple juice, orange juice, and coffee — have acid that can soften  tooth enamel. If you do go for sour goodies, wait half an hour before you brush. That gives your  saliva time to restore tooth enamel. The mechanical action of brushing softened teeth is the perfect recipe for wearing away enamel.

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