TEA AND ORAL HEALTH…

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As if we didn’t need another excuse to have a cuppa the UK Tea & Infusion Association are now saying that a regular intake of flouride is recommended to protect against dental cavities and gum disease. Tea is a natural source of flouride and just one cup can contain 0.3 to 0.5mg. Studies show that the polyphenolic activity of tea may also benefit oral health.

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