I can't really argue against anecdotal experiences, because I can say I developed a tooth sensitivity from a brief stint on very low carb that went away when I introduced simple sugars back into my diet and you can't really call me a liar for stating my experience.
Originally Posted by zoebird
Teeth are like bones. You need proper nutrients driven out by the endocrine system. Having a healthy glucose metabolism ensures good calcium to phosphorus ratios, so that your endocrine system has a proper fluid flow.
Other than that, secretion of stress hormones will slow tissue renewal(where sugar comes in keeping those down).
You also can't tell whether those kids are using fluoridated toothpaste(deactivates the enzyme adenosine diphosphatase, essential to remineralize teeth) or not.
He who dares not offend cannot be honest.