DIET SODA HABIT IS.... AS BAD FOR TEETH AS METH ADDICTION.
Heavy consumption of diet soda can damage teeth as badly as methamphetamine or crack cocaine.Methamphetamine, crack cocaine and soda -- sweetened or not -- are all highly acidic and can cause similar dental problems. The acid in soda is in the form of citric acid and phosphoric acid. Without good dental hygiene, the exposure can cause erosion and significant oral damage.The study found that a woman in her 30s who drank 2 liters of diet soda daily for three to five years experienced tooth rot and decay similar to that of a 29-year-old methamphetamine addict and a 51-year-old crack cocaine user.
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