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Monday, October 20, 2014
Dental and Oral Health Center
Is baking soda good for your teeth and does it really whiten them?
Baking soda will not harm your teeth. It is a little more abrasive and will remove some light staining due to coffee or tea. It doesn't "whiten" teeth other than removing light stains.
Michele P Carr, RDH, MA
Associate Professor of Dental Hygiene
Associate Professor of HS Nursing Quality & Research
College of Dentistry
The Ohio State University