Sweets and sodas are bad for us and our children. There is nothing new here. But did you know that they pose another danger apart from that to your and your child’s waistline? They can have detrimental effects to your child’s teeth as well. In many parts of the world, rising rates of tooth decay among young children are a direct consequence of the consumption of sugary drinks and snacks.
I wrote about this topic in the Saudi Gazette. Click on this link for tips on how to establish good dental habits.