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How to choose a toothpaste

Everyone knows you need to brush your teeth. And of course, it’s been said that you should ideally brush after every meal. But with all the different options out there, how do you know which toothpaste is best for you? Here is a look at some common options: Tartar control Tartar is basically the plaque […]

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It IS possible to brush your teeth too much

Dentists typically recommend brushing at least twice per day and flossing at least once per day. But is it possible that you could actually “overbrush” your teeth? It may come as a surprise that the answer is “yes”. In fact, overbrushing can lead to a condition known as toothbrush abrasion. This often results in sensitive […]

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