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American scientists find technique to prevent dental cavities; flossing, cutting down sugar among ways to protect teeth
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American scientists find technique to prevent dental cavities; flossing, cutting down sugar among ways to protect teeth

The mouth contains more than 700 species of bacteria in it, but not all of them are harmful. Some are beneficial bacteria which help in the digestion of food, while others, such as Streptococcus mutans result in cavities.

World No Tobacco Day 2020: This is what tobacco use does to your oral health
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World No Tobacco Day 2020: This is what tobacco use does to your oral health

Your oral cavity is the first to get exposed and the harmful effects start there itself.

Coronavirus Myth Busted: Using a mouthwash won't kill the virus or prevent COVID-19
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Coronavirus Myth Busted: Using a mouthwash won't kill the virus or prevent COVID-19

The World Health Organization (WHO) has already delivered their statement that neither swishing nor gargling with mouthwash can kill the COVID-19 virus.

World Oral Health Day: 5 oral hygiene routines you might think are healthy but can turn harmful
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World Oral Health Day: 5 oral hygiene routines you might think are healthy but can turn harmful

The theme for this year is “unite for mouth health”, which aims at encouraging people to take a pledge to look after their oral health.

Brushing your teeth isn't enough: Here's why and how you need to floss daily
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Brushing your teeth isn't enough: Here's why and how you need to floss daily

You will be amazed to know that most of the cavities are seen on the sides of the teeth and not the top.