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Your Child's Teeth

Soda Pop Issues

Wondering if diet pop provides some protection for your teeth? Diet pop contains the same acids as regular varieties, and can erode away the enamel on your teeth as well as cause decay.

So what can you do to reduce your risk of decay? The best way is to cut down on the amount of soda you drink. Next time you're thirsty, reach for milk or water, or even a thirst-quenching fruit like grapes, watermelon or apples. Here are some other tips:

The good news is you don't have to eliminate soft drinks from your diet. But use them sparingly – making them the treat they were originally intended to be.