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An end to cavities for people with sensitive teeth?

20:00 EDT 1 Aug 2017 | AAAS

(American Chemical Society) An ice cold drink is refreshing in the summer, but for people with sensitive teeth, it can cause a painful jolt in the mouth. This condition can be treated, but many current approaches don't last long. Now researchers report in the journal ACS Applied Materials & Interfaces the development of a new material with an extract from green tea that could fix this problem -- and help prevent cavities in these susceptible patients.

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