Spot the Warning Signs of a Cavity

illustration of teeth with cavity


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(HealthDay News) -- Most any dentist should be able to spot a cavity, but do you know the warning signs if you're between checkups?

The American Dental Association mentions these symptoms of a cavity:

  • Having pain in your tooth.
  • Getting food caught in your tooth.
  • Feeling a rough edge against your tongue.
  • Having a sensitivity to foods that are cold or sweet.

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