Did you know your tongue print is unique? Similar to fingerprints, everone also has a distinctive tongue print.
Weird Dental Facts
The electric chair was invented by a dentist . . . . Dr. Alfred P. Southwick (1826 - 1898) was a dentist from Buffalo, New York.
The cotton candy making machine that made widely consumed cotton candy possible was co-invented by a dentist.
Americans spend $100 billion per year on hair care products – and only $2 billion a year on dental care products. What good is great hair without a great smile?
Sports-related injuries account for approximately 5 million missing teeth per year, so make sure you wear a mouth guard, if you or your little ones are athletes.
The stone-faced farmer in artist Grant Wood’s famous “American Gothic” painting was actually the artist’s dentist! (Dr. Byron McKeeby)
Like your fingerprints, everyone has a unique set of teeth. Even identical twins have different “dental fingerprints”!
What’s the object most often choked on by Americans? A toothpick! Wouldn’t it just be easier to floss?