Many health-conscious people exercise regularly, and some depend on sports drinks for hydration. While it’s true that they help keep electrolyte levels in the body (and pose fewer health risks than energy drinks), their acidity can erode tooth enamel. And when tooth enamel is weakened, those pearly whites are more staining, discoloration, and decay.
Nobody wants stained teeth, so next time you’re at the gym, try substituting water for sports drinks.
If you have already observed staining or tooth discoloration and would like to know more about porcelain veneers or teeth whitening, give Smiles For Life Dental Care a call at 540-515-4350. We are a distinguished dental practice that offers:
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Doctor Dan Whiting has been providing quality dental care since 1982. The welcoming staff here can answer any questions you have about vital preventative oral care and cosmetic dentistry procedures such as veneers, gum contouring, invisible braces, tooth-colored fillings, and smile makeovers.