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What can damage tooth enamel?

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Sugar

Sour foods or candies

Dry mouth

Acid reflux disease, GERD, or heartburn

Bulimia , alcoholism , or binge drinking

Drugs or supplements that have a lot of acid

Brushing too hard

Grinding your teeth

From: Tooth Enamel Erosion WebMD Medical Reference

SOURCES:  

American Dental Association: ''Are Your Teeth Sensitive?''

Academy of General Dentistry: ''Erosion Control: the Effects of Tooth Erosion.''

Academy of General Dentistry: ''Acid Attack!''

Reviewed by Alfred D. Wyatt Jr. on November 15, 2018

SOURCES:  

American Dental Association: ''Are Your Teeth Sensitive?''

Academy of General Dentistry: ''Erosion Control: the Effects of Tooth Erosion.''

Academy of General Dentistry: ''Acid Attack!''

Reviewed by Alfred D. Wyatt Jr. on November 15, 2018

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