Dentist appointments can be stress-inducing events. No one wants to hear they have a cavity — again. It's embarrassing, but it may not be entirely your fault. Your genes play a big factor in how likely you are to get a cavity. Your saliva, your mouth bacteria, and even your natural desire for sweets all have an effect on whether or not you are more prone to cavities. Your family dentist is aware of the elements at play and can offer a few extra tips on how you can combat cavities.
6 January 2022