6 Ways to Avoid Yellow Teeth

Keep your smile form scaring small children by avoiding these six dental mishaps
By Sophie Goldstein,  Newser Staff
Posted Sep 25, 2007 11:31 AM CDT
6 Ways to Avoid Yellow Teeth
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(Newser) – Nothing ruins a smile more then a set of filmy yellow teeth. Newsweek says you can keep your set sparkling by avoiding these habits:

  1. Constant coffee or tea sipping—stains teeth.
  2. Frequent snacking on sweets—increases the decay-causing bacteria in your mouth.
  3. Not drinking water after a meal—water washes away bacteria.

  1. Munching on sticky or chewy candy—a recipe for cavities.
  2. Not eating enough fruit and veggies—can lead to infected gums.
  3. Chewing sugary gum—it's terrible for your teeth; however, sugar-free gum is an excellent after-meal cleanser.
(Read more teeth stories.)

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