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Are Your Teeth Cleaner Than a Monkey’s Teeth?

Generally speaking, when someone likens your behavior to that of an animal, it’s not a compliment. But that may not ring true for one particular barrel of monkeys from Great Nicobar Island in India. The monkeys are long-tailed macaques, and they are said to have impeccable dental hygiene that rivals even the most hygienic of humans. A study conducted by scientists at the Sálim Ali Centre for Ornithology and Natural History in Coimbatore, India, followed approximately 20 monkeys to observe their eating habits. But it wasn’t what the monkeys ate that left the scientists surprised - it was what they did after eating.

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Teaching Your Child How to Floss

Flossing is an important step in a good oral hygiene regimen, even for children. Dr. Hill understands that teaching children to floss can be intimidating for many parents. Getting those tiny hands used to a new way to clean their teeth can be a daunting task, and parents oftentimes aren’t sure where to start. Here are a few simple steps to help ease your child into the process of flossing regularly.

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