How does pop affect my teeth?
It's sugar combines with your bacteria in your mouth to form acid.The acid attacks your teeth.The acid attack only takes about 20 minutes. Each attack weakens your tooth enamel. So the bacteria in your mouth causes cavities when your tooth enamel is damaged.
The sugar combines with the bacteria in your mouth to form acid. The acid attacks you teeth. Each acid attack lasts about 20 minutes. When you take a drink of pop, don't take little sips. The reason you aren't supposed to take little sips is because an acid attack starts all over again with every sip. Every time there is an acid attack, your tooth enamel begins to weaken. So the bacteria in your mouth causes cavities when tooth enamel is damaged.
It rots away at the enamel.