The Smile Stealers

Author: Richard Barnett



Category: History

Page: 256

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An incisive and startling international review of the evolution of dentistry from the Bronze Age to the present day, presented in a gorgeous package
Juvenile Nonfiction

The Gross Science of Bad Breath and Cavities

Author: Jessica Shaw

Publisher: The Rosen Publishing Group, Inc


Category: Juvenile Nonfiction

Page: 48

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From hog hair toothbrushes and cavities packed in linen to rechargeable electric toothbrushes and laser dentistry, dental care has come a long way. Over thousands of years, as the field of dentistry has evolved, research has provided answers to the gross but fascinating science that's behind bad breath and cavities. This comprehensive guide offers readers the chance to learn about the thousands, sometimes millions, of microorganisms that live in people's mouths, the history of oral hygiene, and the many myths, facts, causes, and treatments related to bad breath and cavities.