enamel erosion

Sports Drinks Cause Enamel Erosion

Sports Drinks Cause Enamel Erosion

A study published in General Dentistry magazine found that an alarming increase in the consumption of sports and energy drinks, is causing irreversible damage to teeth especially among adolescents. The high acidity levels contained in the drinks literally erode tooth enamel. And parents typically believe that they are a healthy alternative to soda. The reality is that these drinks are essentially bathing your child’s teeth with acid.