Acids and sugars in food and drinks are part of our modern lifestyle and need to be restricted in the diet. Dental erosion is a serious problem that leads to irreversible damage. Soft drink, sports drinks, wine, citrus fruits and juices are all some of the culprits. Reflux or recurrent vomiting are also problematic. Saliva plays an important role in the mouth and a dry mouth needs to be investigated by your dentist.