Pediatrics Articles

Fighting Cavities with Vitamin D and Xylitol

by Dr. Randy


Check out my latest article on the SAFBaby website.

A new study has shed more light on the problem of tooth decay in children. In this study vitamin D deficiency in children was significantly associated with severe early cavities in preschool children. Vitamin D is important for the formation of enamel and dentin in teeth. It also actively encourages the immune system’s fight against pathogenic bacteria that contribute to tooth decay….

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