Woman eating an acidic green apple
Woman eating an acidic green apple

Acid Wear: A Common Cause of Tooth Decay

Many people are unaware of the damaging effects caused by acid wear, yet 1 in 3 young adults are already showing signs of it.* Protecting your teeth from acid wear begins with understanding exactly what it is, what causes it, and what you can do to prevent it.

*Findings based on 2013 European study

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The Effects of Acid Wear

Learn about the effects of acid wear and how your teeth could be at risk.

Learn about the effects of acid wear

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The Causes of Acid Wear

Understanding the acidity of your diet can help protect your teeth from the effects of acid wear.

Read about the causes of acid wear

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Cavities vs. Acid Wear

Explore the differences between cavities and acid wear and how they can affect your teeth.

Learn about the difference between cavities and acid wear

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How to Prevent Acid Wear

Learn about the steps you can take to prevent acid wear and protect your teeth.

Learn how to prevent acid wear

Jar of parfait with yogurt, granola and acidic fruits

Foods That Fight Acid Wear

Incorporating these foods into your diet can help protect your teeth from the effects of acid wear.

Find out what foods help fight acid wear

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Are You at Risk?

Are your eating, drinking and brushing habits putting your enamel at risk? Take our quiz and find out.

Take the quiz

Acidic Orange cut into two halves

The Effects of Acid Wear

Learn about the effects of acid wear and how your teeth could be at risk.

Learn about the effects of acid wear

Two bowls filled with acidic fruits: strawberries, grapes, watermelon

The Causes of Acid Wear

Understanding the acidity of your diet can help protect your teeth from the effects of acid wear.

Read about the causes of acid wear

Tooth with a cavity on a green background

Cavities vs. Acid Wear

Explore the differences between cavities and acid wear and how they can affect your teeth.

Learn about the difference between cavities and acid wear

Woman pouring milk for herself

How to Prevent Acid Wear

Learn about the steps you can take to prevent acid wear and protect your teeth.

Learn how to prevent acid wear

Jar of parfait with yogurt, granola and acidic fruits

Foods That Fight Acid Wear

Incorporating these foods into your diet can help protect your teeth from the effects of acid wear.

Find out what foods help fight acid wear

Small girl biting into a piece of watermelon

Are You at Risk?

Are your eating, drinking and brushing habits putting your enamel at risk? Take our quiz and find out.

Take the quiz