Wooden Teeth and Other Dental Myths
Dental myths abound - from George Washington’s wooden teeth (yes, he had serious dental issues and wore dentures - including ivory, gold, and lead - but never wood) to the assertion that a tooth left in a glass of cola overnight will disintegrate. We love a good story as much as the next person, but since your dental health hinges on whether or not some of these are true, today we are acting as your personal mouth-myth busters.
Myth: Mom and Dad have healthy teeth, so you will too
Fact: Yes, genetics do play a part in the state of your overall dental ...