Scientists at ORGANOBALANCE have invented candy that doesn’t cause cavities. Yes, this new lab-designed candy is actually good for your teeth. Mutans streptococci is bacteria that attaches itself to your teeth, releasing acid, which is what damages your enamel. Simply put, ORGANOBALANCE infused their candy with another bacteria called Lactobacillus paracasei to smother Mutans streptococci, preventing cavities altogether. Continue reading for a few “How It’s Made” videos and more information.
Dvice reports that “the offending bacteria simply can’t attach itself to your teeth when bonded with the good guys, saving your mouth from damaging acid. Your teeth are saved, candy is vindicated, and the real culprit is brought to justice. Hooray Science!”