All of us at Katz Family Dental in West Hartford want to encourage you to keep flossing, brush your teeth and visit us for regular check-ups to ensure your teeth and gums are healthy, but that does not mean science can’t make things easier for you in the future!
By no means is this potential discovery a one-time treatment that will eliminates cavities, rather it may be another step you can take to reduce cavities in the future – just like flossing, brushing and regular cleanings by your dental hygienist.
From Gizmodo, researchers claim…
… this molecule can be added to any dental care product, from toothpaste to mouthwash. In fact, they say it can be added to anything, even candies and chewing gum.
As long as the product stays in your mouth for 60 seconds, it will eliminate the dreadfulStreptococcus Mutans, making your teeth cavity proof for a number of hours.