How Does Acid Reflux Affect Your Smile?

Gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD), better known as acid reflux, is a condition when acids in your stomach used for digesting food can come up the esophagus and into the oral cavity. This often causes the uncomfortable burning sensation known as heartburn. While acid reflux in and of itself can impact your quality of life, it can also affect your smile. How does acid reflux hurt your teeth?

An article by Dr. Kime Whitman. Originally published by Your Dental Health Resource.

Read the full article here: How Does Acid Reflux Affect Your Smile?


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