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    Can Certain Foods Cause Canker Sores?

    Can Certain Foods Cause Canker Sores?

    A canker sore is a type of ulcer that occurs on the soft tissues in the oral cavity. They aren’t contagious and are harmless, but if you’ve had a canker sore before, you know how uncomfortable they can be. Although experts aren’t sure of the exact cause of canker sores, there are certain events that can trigger them, such as stress or even an injury to the mouth.

    Some people who have oral appliances such as braces or dentures experience these mouth sores. But can certain foods cause canker sores? Here are a few foods that may trigger these mouth ulcers or increase your risk for them!

    An Article by Dr. Samer Khattab. Originally published by Your Dental Health Resource.

    Read the full article here: Can Certain Foods Cause Canker Sores?


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