Did You Know?

May 03, 2019 by Dr. Andrew Smyth  •  Original Post

Toothbrushes were invented in China approximately 500 years ago. Before toothpaste was invented about 100 years ago, people used other substances to clean their teeth, including ashes, lemon juice, chalk, and charcoal. The first tubes of toothpaste were made of metal.

 

Read more: Dental Health Facts for Kids | eHow.com http://www.ehow.com/info_7931811_dental-health-kids.html#ixzz2AAUdbXPR

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