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What foods destroy tooth enamel?

Jonathan B. Levine, DMD
Prosthodontics
Since tooth enamel is almost 100 percent mineral, anything that can de-mineralize enamel is bad. That would be acids, like lemons or orange juice or a diet that’s high in proteins, which basically ignites acids already existing in the mouth.
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