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Suction Cup Toothbrush Holder
So i got tested february 6 im now finding out on thursday ihad gonnorhea igot the shot and pills so through towels cups toothbrushes wash cloths?
Can listeria be transferred to my toothbrush? How long does it stay in the mouth? Can i pass it to my boyfriend by kissing or sharing cups?
Is it medically safe to use a toothbrush holder as a dildo for penetration? (The round ended kind that are shaped similar to the penis) just wondering
Been using a toothbrush for a few weeks that has been in a holder containing black mould, will this have damaged my teeth or gums?
Black mold: Teeth? No. Gums? Unlikely. Use a scrub brush and clorox (or other brand) bleach to clean and disinfect the holder (if wall mounted). Otherwise, throw away the holder and replace both it and the toothbrush. Replace your toothbrush every 3 months regardless. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Yes if used properly: Electric or vibrating toothbrushes can be very effective, but are not magic. They must be used properly in order to work. They will not clean any areas that they do not reach, so you must make sure to move them slowly and gently across all the surfaces of your teeth. ...Read moreSee 3 more doctor answers
New tooth brush: Replace your tooth brush when it begins to look worn and frayed. This varies depending upon the individual tooth brush, how often you brush, for how long and with how much pressure. Some toothbrushes have indicators to help you determine that. Generally every one to three months or after a cold to prevent re-infection. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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Every 3 months: I recommend every 3 months.Get a more detailed answer ›
Yes: Until i started useing the electric myself i thought the manuel was as good. But it is not. The electric is much more effective. ...Read more
No: If the bristles were that color when you got the brush and it is an ada accepted brush, it's safe. If they were once white and are now pink, you could have periodontal disease since its probably blood. ...Read more
Depends: With any toothbrush, the key is consistency and proper technique. Don't be fooled into thinking that an electric toothbrush will do the job for you, you still have to make sure to get to all your teeth and all the surfaces. A manual toothbrush used properly can be just as good. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Both: Any brush is good if used regularly and correctly. Most dentists recommend choosing a soft-bristled brush if you are using a manual brush. With power brushes one must take extra care not to be too aggressive, as the bristles tend to be hard. A power brush should only be guided and not leaned on. Try both and see which one works best for you. Just remember to floss as well! ...Read more
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