Is sugar really the cause of tooth decay?


Dr. Steven Lin is a world leading functional dentist, TEDx speaker and author of the International #1 Amazon Best Selling Book, The Dental Diet. As a passionate preventative, whole health-advocate, Dr. Lin focuses on the understanding of dental disease through nutritional principles. His work has highlighted that crooked teeth and the orthodontia epidemic are diet based problems and the need for public health policy to prevent braces in the next generation of children.


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0:35:01 How to make healthy babies
0:42:08 We need a root-cause paradigm
0:50:05 Does sugar cause tooth decay?
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0:59:30 Where did we go wrong?
1:03:30 Is it ever too late to embrace nutrient dense diets?
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1:23:24 The Dental Diet