The CNP Sugar and Oral Health Research Category consolidates research exploring the interdependent relationship between child and adolescent sugar intake and oral health.

To view each original study on the open internet, click “Original.” To view the CNP summary of the study, click “CNP Summary.” While a small portion of the studies in this research category is available below for free, the full set of studies (and their summaries) are available to CNP members through the CNP Library Membership (available Fall 2021).

2016

Sugars and dental caries: evidence for setting a recommended threshold for intake
Original

2019

Added sugar and dental caries in children: a scientific update and future steps
Original

2020

Dietary patterns associated with dental caries in adults in the United States
Original

2014

A new understanding of the relationship between sugars, dental caries and fluoride use: implications for limits on sugars consumption
Original

2019

The effect of added sugars on children's health outcomes: obesity, obstructive Sleep Apnea Syndrome (OSAS), Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) and Chronic Diseases
Original

2020

The association between beverage consumption pattern and dental problems in Iranian adolescents: a cross sectional study
Original

2020

Early Introduction of Sugar-Sweetened Beverages and Caries Trajectories from Age 12 to 48 Months
Original

2020

Differences in sweet taste perception and Its association with the streptococcus mutans cariogenic profile in preschool children with caries
Original