Just like colds and flu, cavity-causing bacteria can be passed from one person to the next.
Candy and cookies aren’t the only cavity culprits: tooth decay can actually be contagious, scientists have found. That’s because cavities result from bacteria hanging around in your mouth—and these germs can be passed from person to... Read Post
Don't make out with someone who has cavities: Just as a cold virus can be passed from one person to the next, so can these cavity-causing bacteria.... “In one instance, a patient in her 40s who had never had a cavity suddenly develo... Read Post
Cavities can be contagious. The bacteria that clings to your teeth that causes cavities can be passed from person to person. And the most common way this happens is not they way you think – get your minds out of the gutter. It happe... Read Post