Facts About Tooth Decay
“When left untreated, childhood tooth decay can have devastasting consequences that extend beyond the dental chair. Rampant decay can negatively impact a child’s overall quality of life, inhibit their cognitive and social development and compromise their growth, function and self esteem.”
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This article explains how decaying teeth is the most common childhood disease worldwide. Decaying teeth can cause long lasting pain and distress on chewing or drinking certain things. Teeth decay is still a major problem in many countries and may continue to be.