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The popular drink that is ruining your teeth

Revving up on energy drinks could sabotage your smile. Their high acidity levels increase the risk of cavities, sensitivity and tooth decay, says new research.

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Revving up on energy drinks could sabotage your smile. Their high acidity levels increase the risk of cavities, sensitivity and tooth decay, says new research.

Make it a habit: “Rinse with water or chew sugar-free gum after a drink to help neutralize the acidic effect,” says Jennifer Bone of the Academy of General Dentistry.

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