Having snacks throughout the day is a very normal habit that most people engage in. However, if you’re snacking constantly, this practice could be harming your smile more than you think.
While eating, your mouth produces saliva to help you chew and swallow food. Saliva also helps to prevent plaque from building up in the oral cavity. With snacking, this isn’t quite the case. Constantly exposing your mouth to acids from food can hurt your teeth.
How exactly does snacking impact your oral health? The answer may surprise you!
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Dr. Mazhari is an Alexandria General Dentist with advanced training in treating TMJ pain, and Obstructive Sleep Apnea , Sleep Breathing Disorder, placing Dental Implants, restoring Dental Implants , Orthodontic Treatment using clear aligners Invisalign, placing Lumineers , and Cosmetic Dentistry, and is known for her compassionate, caring manner and comprehensive approach to dental care. She strives to build a lasting relationship built on patient focused dentistry and mutual trust.