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Are Soft Teeth and Cavities, Heredity or Hygiene?

By | 2016-10-14T09:45:42+00:00 October 15th, 2015|Dental Hygiene|

We hear many people say “I have soft, weak teeth just like my mom (or dad or insert any other relative.) That’s why I get so many cavities!”  Let me set the story straight. For starters, that’s a myth. Cavities are not hereditary. Bottom line is that cavities are caused by bacteria in the mouth. These bacteria cannot [...]