One of my front teeth is partially synthetic thanks to wet leaves, though because my dentist did such a nice job you’d never know by looking at me.
Ever since that fateful night when I swear something rose up out of the leaf pile and pulled me off my bike, I’ve been terrified of leaves. I don’t brake on leaves and I always go slowly.
But really, leaves are not that scary if you know what you’re doing.
Check out this article where Will Vanlue from the Bicycle Transportation Alliance breaks it down in four easy tips.