Wednesday, January 12, 2005

Got Milk? Got Tooth Decay?

"Dental caries in young children is becoming an increasing issue because of children using sipper bottles of soft drinks and fruit juices."

This New Zealand article relates the problem with drinking less milk and the increasing consumption of sugar based drinks, including various juices and soda.

We dentists need to educate our patients better as to the cariogenicity of these drinks!

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