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June 26 is National Toothbrush Day
Break out your favorite festive flavor of toothpaste! In honor of our favorite under-celebrated holiday, we’ve rounded up a few fun facts about the little brush with the big impact on your oral health.
Which toothbrush is best?
How often should you replace your toothbrush?
No matter what type of toothbrush you use, its bristles can become frayed and worn, making it less effective. Clinical research shows that a new toothbrush can remove more plaque than one that’s worn out. This helps to ensure that your brush is working its hardest to keep your teeth clean and healthy.
How should you care for your toothbrush?
Your toothbrush, along with proper brushing techniques, plays an important role in daily personal oral hygiene and the effective removal of plaque. Caring for and maintaining your toothbrush are important components in overall dental hygiene. The ADA and the Council on Scientific Affairs provide the following recommendations:
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For questions about proper brushing or selecting the right toothbrush contact us at EJL Dental.