Dental Fun Facts!
- NO CAVITIES? There is evidence to suggest that in prehistoric times, early humans didn’t really have cavities because they didn’t consume sugar!
- TONGUES ARE LIKE FINGERPRINTS - In addition to being one of the strongest muscles in the body, tongues have a unique “tongue print”. Researchers are working on 3-D imaging machines to take tongue prints.
- KNOCK ON WOOD - Much to the astonishment of many Americans, George Washington’s legendary dentures were not made of wood! They were made from a combination of elephant and hippopotamus ivory.
- SPEAKING OF ELEPHANTS…Elephants have six sets of teeth throughout their life! The final teeth are over eight inches long from front ...