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Why Taking a Video Selfie while Toothbrushing Could be Good for You
The Conversation US
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Having a lower income is associated with many of these risk factors, but most people - regardless of income - can probably
I'm A Dentist. We Have To Talk About Flossing.
Dentist. Special Needs Advocate. CrossFit Enthusiast.
Let's be clear about one thing. No study, and certainly no dentist, would ever claim or even imply that flossing is harmful. You would be hard-pressed to find a study that concludes a person's health is improved by eliminating flossing from her oral health routine.
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How The Traditional Nylon Toothbrush May Be Causing Your Gums To Disappear
Dr. Jack Gruber, DDS
Award Winning Periodontist, Teacher, and Leader in the Silent ...
Because of the scare tactics, including graphic images of bad teeth, many have been pushed into over-brushing.
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22 Ways to Use Old Toothbrushes Around the House
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13. Tease your bangs Not in that '80s way. 8. Or the coffee grinder 11. Or as an applicator for at-home hair dye jobs Accuracy
Smart Devices Help Kids Enjoy Brushing Their Teeth
Pavita Singh, MPH
Yale Public Health Grad '14, Health & Wellness Advocate, Socia...
This article was originally published on www.myhealthybee.com, a site that helps first-time parents discover baby tech products
STYLE & BEAUTY
Tame Unwanted Flyaways With Some Hairspray And A Toothbrush
Life's About The LittleThings
As I'm sure many of you women out there can relate, I find it so very annoying when I find flyaways in my hair. They become especially irritating when I already have my hair all done up and put in place...
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Neuroscientist: Brushing Teeth In The Dark Could Help With Sleep
An Oxford neuroscientist says that the secret of a good night's sleep is brushing your teeth in the dark, because bright
That Time a Rat Ate My Toothbrush
Photographer, writer, intrepid world traveler. Author of “My ...
New York City's Pizza Rat stole hearts and minds recently when he attempted to carry a piece of pizza down a flight of stairs into the subway.
THE WORLD POST
When Asked If They Could Have Anything, They Asked for Toothpaste
Rym T. Ghazal
An award winning Sr. journalist, Peace Ambassador, published a...
Clutching a teddy bear in one arm and a balloon in another, the little boy with a deep scar under his eye looked up and asked in Arabic, very gently... almost a whisper: "Khala (aunt) Rym. Can I have toothpaste for my sisters and I?"
5 Things You Never Knew About Your Toothbrush
If it's been more than four months, yes. Size There's no one-size-fits-all toothbrush, but keep in mind that big brushes
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Ask A Scientist: Do You Have to Change Your Toothbrush After You've Been Sick?
That being said, you really shouldn't share your toothbrush with anyone anyway. If you want to disinfect your toothbrush
Here's A $330 'Smart' Toothbrush That Connects To Your Phone
By Reuters, Reuters
In tests, the app had extended average brushing times from less than a minute for a manual toothbrush to 2 minutes and 16
Here's A Toothbrush That Shows How Clean Your Teeth Are
Once you've cleaned your teeth (in the usual fashion), the Kolibree pushes your stroke count to your smartphone, telling
This 3D-Printed Toothbrush May Radically Alter Your Mornings
Once you get the Blizzident "you put a drop of toothpaste onto your tongue and move it over your upper teeth -- the now fluid
Toothbrush Shadow Also Participates In Oral Hygiene (PHOTO)
We can't tell if this is life imitating art, or art imitating life, but it's definitely a toothbrush imitating what we look
Founder and President, Smile Squared
What we encountered in this community outside of Guatemala City represented a reality for much of the world. According to the World Health Organization, in most developing low-income countries, more than 90 percent of cavities go untreated.
8 Bad Brushing Habits That Harm Your Teeth
By Amanda Schupak for YouBeauty Yes, there is a right way and a wrong way to brush your pearly whites. The most important
10 Essentials For Your Work Desk Drawer
For Joan Holloway, a "fifth of something" for your desk, preferably rye, was recommended as the desk drawer purchase of choice
Specialty Products for Bad Breath Have Come a Long, Long Way
Dr. Harold Katz
Founder, California Breath Clinics; Inventor, TheraBreath Oral...
If you stepped into the 1800s (or sped into them at 88 mph, if you prefer), what would you do when you found that you had bad breath?
The History of the Toothbrush: From 5000 BC to Present
Thomas P. Connelly, D.D.S.
Practicing Dentist, New York City
In a recent Lemelson/MIT survey, the toothbrush beat out the computer and the car as an invention that Americans said they couldn't live without. Boy, do we ever like our toothbrushes.
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