Teeth Sensitivity 101

Discover the cause, prevention and treatment of tooth sensitivity.

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What Is Enamel?

Find out the answers to all your questions about the hardest substance in your body.

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Enamel Cannot Repair Itself

Enamel is the hardest and most highly mineralized substance in the human body. Enamel covers the exterior of each tooth in your mouth and it protects the sensitive dentin from exterior stimuli like heat, cold and acids.

Once your enamel is gone, it's gone! Enamel cannot repair itself because it does not contain any living cells. Be kind to your enamel!

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