It only takes a minute to floss, less time than it takes to fix a cup of coffee. It is easy, it provides health benefits that last a lifetime- and it makes you look and feel better.
Did you know that the first toothbrush with bristles was manufactured in China in 1498? Bristles from hogs, horses and badgers were used. The first commercial toothbrush was made in 1938.
The average human produces 25,000 quarts of saliva in a lifetime, which is enough to fill TWO swimming pools. Think about that while you’re out swimming this summer.
Nearly 75% of all Americans have some degree of gum disease-the most common chronic infection in the United States. The leading warning sign is bleeding gums. Believe it or not, bleeding when flossing is NOT normal or healthy. Imagine if your scalp bled when washing your hair.
Did you know that over 20 million workdays are lost each year due to dental illness?
Each persons set of teeth is unique much like fingerprints. Even identical twins do not have exactly the same set of teeth. Tongues are unique too.
Tooth decay is the single most chronic childhood disease-5 times more common than asthma and 7 times more common than hay fever. So make sure your kids brush their teeth after they eat their Halloween
Did you know if you’re right handed you will chew your food more on your right side. If you’re left handed you will tend to chew your food on your left side.
Did you know that there are more than 300 types of bacteria that make up dental plaque?