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Why are pregnant women susceptible to tooth erosion?

In addition to hormonal changes, many pregnant women have morning sickness and frequent vomiting that  contributes to tooth erosion. Pregnancy also creates dry mouth, another factor in tooth erosion. Pregnant women should take special care of their oral health to avoid problems.

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