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Thursday, September 3, 2015
Why does aluminum hurt your teeth when you chew it?
If you have amalgam (silver fillings) in your mouth the aluminum against the amalgam gives a bad taste. It is referred to as galvanism.
Michele P Carr, RDH, MA
Associate Professor of Dental Hygiene
Associate Professor of HS Nursing Quality & Research
College of Dentistry
The Ohio State University