Archive for April 1, 2016

Fun Dental Facts

Written by Dentist. Posted in Family dentist, Foley dental, Franklin tn dentist

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Going to the dentist has been known as one of the least exciting events, but when you take a moment to really learn about your teeth, they’re actually pretty cool! Take a look at some of the fun dental facts below, and you’ll see what we mean:

  • Tooth enamel isn’t a bone, but it’s actually the hardest surface in the human body that is produced naturally. Unfortunately, it can still be damaged by many things! Acids and sugars — like those found in foods and drinks — have been known to cause tooth enamel to erode. And once it’s gone, it doesn’t grow back.
  • Tooth loss is a surprisingly common proble