As many of you no doubt have wondered, I was curious how many things on earth I could actually crunch with my teeth. Tooth enamel is the hardest substance in the human body, leading one to question why humans do not have an armor-like hide composed of this amazing organic substance. At 5 mohs (the…

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At some point in your life, you are going to need a dentist. If you’ve never needed a dentist, you are a particularly lucky and probably a divine being of some kind. For the rest of us mortals, we need someone to make sure our teeth are in properly working order and are not causing…

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The legend of the tooth fairy is actually quite an old story. It came from early Europe hundreds of years ago. However, there are even older, stranger myths about children losing their first few teeth.   1) They Protect You in the Afterlife In early England, children were instructed to burn their baby teeth. There…

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Everyone knows that rats are a nuisance in many ways. Once, they get into your house, they eat your food and leave a mess everywhere they. Plus they carry diseases and bacteria like its going out of style. Many people try to prevent their homes from being infested with rats. However, it turns out that…

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If you are reading this, then it is very likely you are a human sitting at a computer sometime in the 21st century. If this is the case, then you are very likely eating a diet that consists of soft things, and some things that are so soft you can basically just swallow them whole…

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Sadly, we don’t have any pictures for this post. To make up for it, we guarantee that it is a hilarious story. As you may have guessed already, some dentists have a great sense of humour. In the spirit of fun and laughing, some dentists will pull the odd practical joke or two. Equipped with…

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a rite of passage is a social action or event that represents an individual’s social transition of some kind. In most cases, the transition is changing from an adolescent into an adult. In our culture, this is often expressed by turning 18 and being able to drink and… do other things. Like being overly serious…

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Bad Breath – Not Just in Your Mouth Most people assume that bad breath comes directly out of your mouth, and seeing as the mouth is a hotbed of bacteria, most people are safe to assume this. However, 90% of real halitosis cases (bad breath) are caused by some sort of malignancy in the mouth.…

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Most of the time, when people get modifications to their teeth; they are doing it for functional and medical purposes. We are talking about things like braces and head gear, and when people do get these things, they are usually not particularly happy about it.

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You would assume that brushing your teeth is a relatively easy and uncomplicated process. For the most part, it is relatively easy. However, there are a few common things that are easy to get wrong. For instance…

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