As it turns out, brushing your teeth is linked to your overall health in many ways.
We all brush our teeth twice a day without thinking much about it, a daily habit instilled in us by our parents from a young age. In all honesty, I never liked brushing my teeth when I was a child. If it weren’t for my parents threatening me with various punishments, I probably wouldn’t have the dental health that I do now. Thankfully, I listened and brushed. I really had no choice. However, I don’t believe my parents understood the true implications of good dental hygiene. A routine trip to the dentist resulted in a lecture about how brushing your teeth prevents cavities and yellowing teeth. Little was said about the deeper effects of dental care. Little did I know there was much more beneath the surface. As it turns out, brushing your teeth is linked to your overall health in many ways. Here are 6 reasons why dental care is so important.
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