Teflon Teeth: Can A Sugar Actually Help Decrease Cavities?

As everybody knows, sugar is the arch-nemesis of the dentist.  Think Spiderman vs. Green Goblin, Batman vs. Joker, Mr. Krabs vs. Sheldon Plankton (for you SpongeBob fans!). Well, think again!  There is a tooth-friendly sugar out there in the universe that actually helps decrease the incidence of dental cavities.  That sugar is xylitol, a naturally-occurring sugar alcohol that can be... read more »