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Does sour candy cause tooth decay?

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2005-10-11 00:54:24
2005-10-11 00:54:24

Sour candy, in and of itself, does not cause tooth decay just like cold temperatures do not cause the common cold. Eating sour candy, which is loaded with sugar, and not following good dental hygiene practices, will promote the growth of bacteria/plaque that WILL cause tooth decay. So, eat sour candy, rinse, brush your teeth, see a dentist, and you should be fine.

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