From sour gummy bears to warhead candies, there’s no shortage of Halloween candy that will make your lips pucker. Unfortunately, sour candy is known to cause quite a bit of damage to the tooth enamel, which will then make you susceptible to other problems such as tooth decay.
We strongly encourage our patients to pay special attention to the candy they consume while celebrating this spooky holiday. To explain more about this topic, Drs. Elam, Vaughan, and Fleming share how the acidic properties of sour candy damage your dental health: