People Still Have a Lot to Learn About Caring for Teeth

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By Timberlake Dental curated from 100 WAPI

“Americans are smart about a lot of things but taking care of their teeth isn’t one of them, according to the first oral health quiz by the American Dental Association…”

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The American Dental Association (ADA) conducted a survey to assess whether Americans really understand how to take care of their teeth.  The results weren’t encouraging according to this article.   As an example, 2/3 of the respondents felt that replacing a toothbrush should be done at least twice a year, whereas the ADA insists that a toothbrush should be replaced 3-4 times a year.