- Every mouth, tongue and set of teeth are individual and unique?
Although it seems quite straight forward. Every mouth, tongue and set of teeth are unique. This explains why dental records are referred to by forensic units when identifying victims.
- It’s healthy to wine & dine yourself with cheese?
You’ll love this one. Red wine contains proanthocyanidins, which is an antioxidant that prevents bacteria sticking to your teeth – meaning a glass of wine may actually do the heart and mouth some good. As for the cheese, aged cheddar, monetary jack and swiss may help prevent tooth decay as they increase the production of alkaline saliva, which balances acids in the mouth.
- Hardest substance in the human body?
What is it? It’s not your bones. Your teeth enamel is actually the strongest substance in the human body, but you still have to take care of your teeth in order to keep them strong.
- Do women smile more often than men?
A conducted study found that women smile a whole lot more than men! How much more? Women smile 62 times a day on average, as opposed to men who smile a mere 8 times a day on average!
- What’s the difference between teeth loss before and after the age of 35?
Teeth loss with people under the age of 35 is usually a result of trauma, sport injuries, fights or accidents. People over the age of 35 generally lost their teeth due to periodontal diseases, such as gingivitis.