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Ned Tijdschr Tandheelkd. 2012 Dec;119(12):589-91.

[Unhealthy weight loss. Erosion by apple cider vinegar].

[Article in Dutch]

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Uit de Bambodino kinderpraktijk in Rotterdam. gambon@bambodino.nl

Abstract

Erosive tooth wear was diagnosed in the dentition of a 15-year-old girl with a Moroccan background. After an anamnesis, extensive analysis of possible risk factors and a study of the pattern of erosion, it was concluded that the erosive tooth wear was induced by daily consumption of a glass of apple cider vinegar Further investigation revealed that in North-African culture, women have used apple cider vinegar to achieve weight loss for generations. Bodybuilders are also known to make use of this method of weight reduction.

PMID:
23373303
[Indexed for MEDLINE]

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