Beware of Tooth Decay
When we eat a lot of sugary foods, common oral bacteria secrete acids that can dissolve tooth enamel and cause cavities. Make sure to offer your children healthier snacks like fresh fruits and vegetables.
Treatment for First-Stage Tooth Decay
If the start of a cavity is caught early enough—while it’s still an area of demineralization or a “white spot”—the tooth may be able to repair itself.