Fact or Fiction: Sugar Causes Cavities?

The popular (and excellent) CBC Radio show in Canada, ‘Quirks & Quarks’ runs an occasional feature where they present a commonly held belief and put it to the test. In this feature aired in 2010 Dr. Ferne Kraglund Assistant Professor in the Faculty of Dentistry at Dalhousie University in Halifax is asked whether ‘More Sugar leads to More Cavities’.

Dr. Kraglund explains that it’s not about how much sugar you eat but rather how long the sugar is in your mouth. Click here to listen!