Mountain Dew Rots Your Teeth Faster Than Coca-Cola

Mountain Dew Rots Your Teeth Faster Than Coca-Cola

It should not be surprising that soda isn't doing any favors for your teeth. But which one is the worst for you? Although Coca-Cola and other dark-colored cola drinks will stain your teeth, Mountain Dew will rot them faster. Find out why in the video below.

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Key Facts In This Video

  • 1

    Teeth are made of three main parts: enamel, dentin, and the blood supply and nerve. (0:18)

  • 2

    Certain kinds of bacteria produce acid which eat through the enamel of teeth and create a cavity. (0:46)

  • 3

    When your cavity eats all the way down to your nerve, a root canal is required. (1:06)

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