A 47-year-old member asked:
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Docs can you explain, is it true that bananas can whiten your teeth?

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Dr. Gary Sandler
53 years experience in Dentistry
Bananas? no: I have seen people post this question before. I doubt that this would be an effective method for tooth whitening. There are effective methods available to you. Discuss this with your own dentist.
Answered on Dec 12, 2013

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Dr. Theodore Davantzis
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Not really: If that were true, there would be no need for all of the whitening products on the drugstore shelves or the professional products available from your ... Read More
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Dr. James Wright
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Rumored: Banana peels are rumored to whiten teeth. I personally have not see any scientific studies which draw the banana peel conclusion.
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A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gary Sandler
53 years experience in Dentistry
No: No.
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Theodore Davantzis
39 years experience in Dentistry
Never heard of that: But they are healthy, taste good, and are terrific on ice cream, if that's what you like. There are otc products that can help whiten your teeth, or y ... Read More
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