Cavity Between Teeth: What You Should Know
We've been warned about cavities since we were children overeating sweets. Cavities happen as a result of tooth decay. Cavities are caused when there is food that is left to decay on your teeth. Bacteria live in the plaque on your teeth and breakdown sugar to produce acid. The acid demineralizes the enamel, or protective outer layer, of your teeth. If not stopped, it can cause a cavity.
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Article Written By: Caroline Chirichella
Original Article Posted on: February 22, 2022
Link to Original Article: https://www.verywellhealth.com/cavity-between-teeth-5215707