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How can sugar help to cause cavities?

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In brief: Feeds bacteria

Sugar, among other foods, feeds the bacteria stuck to your teeth.
The bacteria produce acid as a byproduct, which dissolves your enamel.

In brief: Feeds bacteria

Sugar, among other foods, feeds the bacteria stuck to your teeth.
The bacteria produce acid as a byproduct, which dissolves your enamel.
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