Recent studies have shown that enamel strength is an inherited trait and women have stronger enamel than men. But how does environment – dietary habits – affect men’s and women’s enamel?
– Men’s enamel is more susceptible to dental erosion than women’s enamel.
– This means men’s teeth will be more at risk from erosion by acidic foods and drinks.
– Women must also watch out for enamel erosion, as dietary habits, eating disorders, and bad oral hygiene will have an effect on them as well.
Your dentist will be happy to discuss any worries you have about dental erosion or your teeth and how to avoid it
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