Posts Tagged ‘tooth decay’

What Causes Dental Caries?

Thursday, March 4th, 2010

Tooth decay is a concern for all human beings. One should be conscious of how much carbonated beverages and fast food are consumed to prevent bouts of toothache, which could later lead to tooth decay.

Dentists and physicians refer to tooth decay as “dental caries,” in which the tooth enamel and then the bodies of the tooth are eroded and gradually disintegrate. Tooth decay does not happen overnight. (more…)