Monitor your medication!

shutterstock_168025994Many prescription drugs and over the counter medications, (including most vitamins) can be high in sugar content. Take your medication as prescribed, and remember to brush afterwards. Also, some medication can cause the mouth to be dry, making it easier for bacteria in the mouth to act on the teeth. If you do experience dry mouth, sipping on water throughout the day helps the dryness and provides some protection for your teeth.