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What are the best ways to avoid getting dental caries?

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Dr. Gregory LaMorte
Dentistry - Periodontics
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In brief: Sugar

Avoid sugary snacks or eat them with meals.
Brush and floss after eating and see your dentist regularly for preventive care.

In brief: Sugar

Avoid sugary snacks or eat them with meals.
Brush and floss after eating and see your dentist regularly for preventive care.
Dr. Gregory LaMorte
Dr. Gregory LaMorte
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In brief: Brush & floss

Brushing and flossing well will keep bacteria from accumulating on your tooth surfaces.
The acid from the bacteria cause tooth decay. Limiting sugary foods will also help.

In brief: Brush & floss

Brushing and flossing well will keep bacteria from accumulating on your tooth surfaces.
The acid from the bacteria cause tooth decay. Limiting sugary foods will also help.
Dr. Theodore Davantzis
Dr. Theodore Davantzis
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In brief: Brush and Floss!!!

Brushing at least twice a day and flossing at least once a day with proper technique is a great start.
Your dentist and dental hygienist can help instruct you in this. Fluoride toothpaste can help prevent cavities as well. Eat a healthy diet and avoid excessive amounts of sugary or acidic beverages. See your dentist for regular cleanings and check ups at least twice a year.

In brief: Brush and Floss!!!

Brushing at least twice a day and flossing at least once a day with proper technique is a great start.
Your dentist and dental hygienist can help instruct you in this. Fluoride toothpaste can help prevent cavities as well. Eat a healthy diet and avoid excessive amounts of sugary or acidic beverages. See your dentist for regular cleanings and check ups at least twice a year.
Dr. Dominick Curalli
Dr. Dominick Curalli
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Dr. J BARRY Stovall
General Practice

In brief: Home care and diet

Good home care ( brushing and flossing) limiting high sugar items fom the diet .
Ex. Cokes, candy , mints.

In brief: Home care and diet

Good home care ( brushing and flossing) limiting high sugar items fom the diet .
Ex. Cokes, candy , mints.
Dr. J BARRY Stovall
Dr. J BARRY Stovall
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