Oral Health

Do You Clean Your Skeleton?

  It’s  Halloween so it’s the perfect time to talk skeletons! Did you know the only part of your skeleton you clean are your teeth? Do you clean your skeleton?     I mean your teeth? Why do you brush your teeth?  You do brush your teeth, right? What I want to...

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Oral Health

Biofilm In Your Mouth

  Definition of Biofilm A thin, slimy film of bacteria that adheres to a surface What is biofilm? Biofilm is a collection of one or more types of microorganisms that grow on many different surfaces. Microorganisms that form biofilms include bacteria, fungi,...

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Oral Health

Sanitizing Your Toothbrush

DIY Sanitizing Your Toothbrush Bacteria tend to grow in warm, dark moist places. Sanitizing your toothbrush will reduce 99.9% of the bacteria on your brush. Most people rinse their brush with warm water to get out the leftover toothpaste and let it air dry. Letting...

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Oral Health

Why Your Mouth Matters

Why your mouth matters You would not leave an open wound anywhere on your body untreated. Yet, we do in our mouth. Your mouth is the main opening into your entire body. We put things in it all day long. Morning till night. We use our mouth to speak, breathe, and...

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