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Why Your Dentist Might Not Prescribe Antibiotics

Why Your Dentist Might Not Prescribe Antibiotics

Antibiotics may not help many common dental conditions like a toothache or swelling inside your mouth Your dentists may not prescribe you antibiotics because other treatments will work better to reduce your symptoms. And like other medications, antibiotics Shouldn’t be prescribed unless absolutely necessary because they might have side effects like Loss of healthy gut …

Throwback Toothday: The Bad Tooth Gang

Throwback Toothday: The Bad Tooth Gang

the bad tooth gang is out to get me with sticky sweets and snackaroos, they want a bad mouth me man mess up my teeth. There’s one way to protect myself keep my pretty face you know I floss daily and brush after every meal these babies are mine and I want to keep them …

Throwback Toothday: Tarzan’s Tooth Trouble

Throwback Toothday: Tarzan’s Tooth Trouble

it’s now known why Tarzan yells through the jungle, it’s dental problems neglected oral health as a child Tarzan had no one to teach him how to brush and floss fortunately boy has Jane helping limit between meals, sweets and go to the village for check-ups a message from the American Dental Association

Throwback Toothday: The Anatomy of a Tooth

Throwback Toothday: The Anatomy of a Tooth

This Is a tooth And he’s tough He wears strong armor called enamel. The hardest substance in the body He can withstand hundreds of pounds of pressure when you chew And he can roll with the punches Thanks to the way he’s fastened to the jaw With little fibers It’s as though he were in …

Throwback Toothday: The Tooth Chicken

Throwback Toothday: The Tooth Chicken

who are you? What do you mean Who am I? I’m the tooth chicken. Oh come on there’s no tooth chicken. So you don’t believe me looks like you don’t believe too many sweets can spoil your checkups either you see thousands of harmless bacteria live in everyone’s mouth timeless that is until too much …