Do Raisins Cause Cavities?


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DESCRIPTION: Dried fruit have long been thought to contribute to tooth decay, but what does the science say?

More on raisins in my videos:
• Raisins vs. Jelly Beans for Athletic Performance (
• Garlic and Raisins to Prevent Premature Birth (
• Are Raisins Good Snacks for Kids? (

More on dried fruit in general in:
• Dried Apples, Dates, Figs or Prunes for Cholesterol? (
• Do Fruit & Nut Bars Cause Weight Gain? (
• Better Than Goji Berries (
• Prunes vs. Metamucil vs. Vegan Diet (

I’ve got more videos on oral health too. See:
• Plant-Based Diets: Oral Health (
• Plant-Based Diets: Dental Health (
• What’s the Best Mouthwash? (
• Protecting Teeth From Hibiscus Tea (
• The Downside of Green Smoothies (
• Antibacterial Toothpaste: Harmful, Helpful, or Harmless? (

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