It’s commonly accepted that sugar is bad news for your teeth. Sugar is highly acidic and can wear away tooth enamel, not to mention cause bacteria that can lead to tooth decay. But sugar is an enjoyable part of so many dishes and treats, which often leads people to reach for sugar free options that they may think are better for their teeth.

But is sugar free candy really better for your teeth than regular candy? It has to be, right? Not so fast. Here’s why you may want to think twice before reaching for candy with a sugar free label at the store!

An article by Dr. Samir Alaswad. Originally published by Your Dental Health Resource.

Read the full article here: Is Sugar Free Candy Better for Your Teeth?