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When it comes to the initial cause of periodontal disease, plaque is the culprit. This thin, colorless, sticky film contains bacteria and constantly forms on the teeth. These bacteria use sugars and starches to produce an acid that attacks the enamel covering the teeth and can cause gum disease, also known as periodontal disease. After repeated acid attacks, the enamel can be broken down and a...