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Are Cavities Contagious?

We all know colds are contagious, but can you actually catch cavities? Surprisingly, the answer is yes. While we don’t think of tooth decay as transmissible, the bacteria that causes tooth decay and cavities can be passed from one person to another. How cavities can spread Your mouth is full of bacteria, even when you brush and floss regularly. While…

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