More Than a Quarter of American Adults Have Untreated Tooth Decay

Multiple roots of decayed molars

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“New data on tooth decay and cavities among American adults reveal the sad state of our pearly whites. More than 25% of American adults ages 20 to 64 have untreated tooth decay, and 91% have one tooth — or more — that has been treated for tooth decay or needs to be.”

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As stated in the article, tooth decay is seen in many different types and can prevent you from being able to do many things. Staying healthy and always brushing will keep your teeth white and shiny.


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