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Cavities Are Contagious: Kissing and Other Ways Harmful Bacteria Spreads and Causes Tooth Decay

We all know the role sugar plays in dental caries, and that brushing, flossing and regular dental checkups will help prevent dental caries. But who knew that the cavities in your mouth could be contagious? According to a study reported by Medical Daily, the cavity-causing bacteria in our mouths can be spread through kissing or sharing things you put in your mouth. For example, the contamination can happen when mothers share the same eating utensils as their babies. This adds to information...

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