Presentation on theme: "An Educational Outreach Program of the Indiana Dental Association."— Presentation transcript:
An Educational Outreach Program of the Indiana Dental Association
The culprits Soft drinks Sports and energy drinks
Quantity: 2010 Consumption now includes large quantities of sports and energy drinks. Teenage boys drink, on average, three or more cans of soda per day. 10 percent of boys drink seven or more cans each day. The average for teenage girls is two cans per day, 10 percent of girls drink more than five cans every day.
Why do we need the program? Decay and erosion Erosion and tooth loss