Cavities

most annoying thing to your mouths

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Questions about cavities

What causes cavities, how to avoid cavities, and how to fix them? Cavities are caused by foods with carbohydrates. You avoid cavities by

  1. brushing with fluoride toothpaste after eating or drinking, Rinse your mouth, visit your dentist regularly, consider dental sealants, drink some tap water, avoid frequent snacking and sipping, eat tooth-healthy foods, and consider fluoride treatments. To get a cavity fixed the dentist has to "drill" it to remove the decay area. After that, a tooth can be directly filled with amalgam "silver" material or resin "white" composite. In cases where the cavity occupies a majority of the tooth, repair can be made indirectly with a porcelain inlay, onlay, or crown.

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