Asked in Horse Diet and Nutrition
Horse Diet and Nutrition
Do sugar foods cause cavities in horses?
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Asked in Care of Horses
Does your horse get cavities when they eat treats?
Too many sugary treats can cause cavities in horses. A few is OK though, and most treats designed for horses are made with minimal sugar to prevent cavities. ...
Asked in Oral Health and Dental Care
Does sugar alcohol cause cavities?
Any foods with sugar and acid can cause cavities. But no you wont just get cavities from drinking alcohol with sugar in it. cavities take a long time to build. If you brush your teeth twice everyday and floss and take care of your teeth you shouldnt have any problems.however, if you dont take good care of your teeth then yes having lots of foods with sugar and acids can end up creating cavities. Drinking water on top of sugary or acidic...
Asked in Oral Health and Dental Care
Does sugar cause cavities?
Not on its own, but the sugar sticks to your teeth where it is then used as food by bacteria. It is these bacteria that cause the cavities as they digest the sugar. Thus if you don't eat sugar and keep your teeth clean you will be less likely to get cavities. ...
Can a horse get cavities when you feed it sugary foods and treats?
Sugary treats do not usually cause cavities in horses . Horses' teeth continue to grow all their life and need to be looked at once a year. Food trapped between the horse's teeth or growth at odd angles are more likely to cause decay. If you are worried about the amount of sweet treats you give, try some treats designed just for horses. A friend of mine has a pony that is not allowed sugary treats as he is prone to...
Asked in Health
What kinds of sugars cause cavities the most?
Any type of foods which are either made of simple sugars or which are converted to sugar causes cavities. The problem is when the teeth aren't properly cared for by brushing and flossing, which gives bacteria more time to feed on the sugars. Of course the higher sugar content the food is, the worse it is in terms of the potential for cavities. ...
How does fruit juice prevents cavities?
IT DOESN'T. Fruit juice is all sugar, which CAUSES cavities. Who told you it prevents cavities? ANY food or drink left on your teeth will cause cavities. ...
Can sugar be one cause high blood?
Yes, sugar can possibly cause a person to develop high blood sugar. There are other foods that can do it as well. Such as foods that contain high levels of salt and grease. So, foods that have grease salt and a lot of sugar would be foods to avoid. ...
Asked in Sugar and Sweeteners, Aspartame
Can aspartame cause a built-up sweetness in your mouth?
No, aspartame doesn't have the same effects as regular sugar. It does not even cause cavities. ...
What does sugar do to teeth?
Answer It rots them, causing cavities, and eventually if left untreated will make your teeth fall out, which is why it is important to not eat or drink too much sugar, and to brush your teeth at least twice a day. Answer It turns into plaque. Answer Sugar, as do all foods, feed bacteria. These bacteria feed on the sugar and other foods and generate acidic compounds. These are what attack the teeth, breaking down the enamel coating and causing cavities. The sugar (especially sticky candy) sticks...
Asked in Dental Braces
What kind of gum are you allowed to eat with braces?
NO! gum will get caught in braces and will take them off and gum with sugar will let the sugar go through braces and then cause cavities ...