How Much Do You Know About Toothbrushes?

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If you think you know all there is to know about toothbrushes, our dentist, Dr. Carrie Guernsey, would like to challenge you! It’s important to know everything about toothbrushes and brushing so you can have a top-notch cleaning routine. The better you brush, the better off your smile will be. So, test your knowledge here by taking our dental team’s toothbrush quiz!

1. When it comes to using the best toothbrush for your smile, it’s recommended to use a hard-bristled toothbrush.
A. True
B. False

2. What do hard bristles do to the smile?
A. Deeply clean your teeth
B. Harm the tooth enamel
C. Irritate the gums
D. Both B and C

3. You should brush your teeth twice a day.
A. True
B. False

4. How long should you brush your teeth?
A. Two minutes
B. Three minutes
C. Until your teeth squeak

5. A manual toothbrush cleans better than an electric toothbrush.
A. True
B. False
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ANSWERS

1. B
2. D
3. A
4. A
5. B (Both brushes can effectively clean the smile)

Did you answer the questions correctly? If so, good for you! If you didn’t, now you know the proper answers and you can adjust your routine accordingly. For more information and details about brushing and toothbrushes in Stoneham, Massachusetts, please contact North Shore Family Dentistry at 781-662-1999 at your earliest convenience. Our dental team will be excited to assist you!