A 52-year-old member asked:
Why does sugar make it painful for sensitive teeth?
1 doctor answer
Dr. Theodore Davantzis answered
39 years experience in Dentistry
Acid: The bacteria that adhere to your teeth produce acid when they come in contact with sugar. It is the acid that irritates the nerve inside of your tooth. Sensitive teeth are just more vulnerable.
Answered on Mar 26, 2013
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