Recently, the World Health Organization (WHO) has recommended and encouraged the use of these sticks as an effective tool for oral hygiene. It was confirmed by the experts that the toothbrush is not superior to the chew stick as regards its capacity to remove dental plaque.
When the enamel on your teeth erodes, your teeth are more likely to get cavities and decay. A few easy habits can help you protect your pearly whites. But first you need to know what to watch out for.
You probably know that plaque is the precursor to tartar in your mouth. Tartar is what happens when the plaque calcifies, drawing minerals out of your saliva to form a crystallized structure. But did you know that the precursor to problematic plaque is called biofilm? This biofilm covers all your teeth each day. Here's what you need to know about it.