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With so many oral care products on the market, it can be hard to decide which ones to use. Get informed about different types of dental instruments, toothbrushes, tooth whitening products and more.

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Why is there fluoride-free toothpaste?

Fluoride is in our drinking water and toothpaste and is believed to significantly improve our dental health. But did you know it's actually a toxin?


Sorry Haters, You Do Have to Floss

Is there really any value to flossing, or is it just a Big Floss conspiracy? Learn more about the value of flossing at HowStuffWorks Now. See more »

How Much Is Enough: How Much Toothpaste Should You Use?

The guy in the 1940's toothpaste ad has a toothbrush that looks two inches long, and he is covering every bit of it. Learn more about how much toothpaste should you use. See more »

Should everyone use fluoride toothpaste?

Some feel fluoride is bad for your health, while others think it could save your teeth. Should everyone use fluoride toothpaste? See more »

Is the fluoride in water good for your teeth?

Is fluoride good for your teeth? Is there such a thing as too much fluoride? Find out if fluoride is really good for your teeth and health. See more »

Can fluoride make your teeth yellow?

Too much fluoride can make your teeth yellow, but only if you're a pee-wee under the age of 8. Learn if fluoride can make your teeth yellow. See more »

Why is there fluoride-free toothpaste?

Fluoride-free toothpaste is an option, but why would you want to use it? Find out why there is fluoride-free toothpaste. See more »

How much fluoride is too much?

How much fluoride is too much? Find out why there is so much debate about this ubiquitous substance -- and how much fluoride is too much. See more »

5 Things to Know About Home Teeth Whitening

Whitening your teeth at home has become all the rage, but does it really work? Learn 5 things to know about home teeth whitening. See more »

5 Home Remedies for Gingivitis

5 home remedies for gingivitis are explained in this article by Discovery Fit & Health. Learn more about the 5 home remedies for gingivitis here in this article. See more »

5 Home Remedies for Tooth Pain

5 home remedies for tooth pain are explained here by Discovery Fit & Health. Find out how to relieve your tooth pain with this article about the 5 home remedies for tooth pain. See more »