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What is Fluoride, Dental Fluoride | Colgate® Oral Care
What is Fluoride? Fluoride is a natural mineral found throughout the earth's crust and widely distributed in nature. Some foods and water supplies contain fluoride. Fluoride is often added to drinking water to help reduce tooth decay. In the 1930s , researchers found that people who grew up drinking naturally fluoridated water ...
Water with Fluoride | Colgate® Oral Care
If bottled water is your primary source of drinking water, you may not be getting enough fluoride. Find out more about water with fluoride and dental benefits, here.
X-Ray Safety | Colgate® Oral Care
The X-rays used in dental and medical offices emit extremely small doses of radiation. Find out more about x-ray safety, here.
Fluoride for Adults | Colgate® Oral Care
New research shows that everyone can benefit from fluoride. Find out more about how fluoride can benefits adults and prevent tooth decay and cavities.
Tooth Sealant, Dental Sealants & Oral Health | Colgate®
Dental sealants are plastic coatings general placed on the surface of back teeth. This teeth sealant helps to protect teeth from decay. Find out more, here.
Dental Exams, How Often to Visit the Dentist | Colgate® Oral Care
More than 50 years ago, examinations of people entering the military showed that Americans' teeth were in pretty bad shape. Few people took good care of their teeth. There were no guidelines for how often you should see a dentist. Many dentists focused on fixing problems rather than preventing them. Dental and health ...
Seniors Oral Health Article | Seniors | Colgate® Oral Care ...
How Do I Maintain Good Oral Health in My Senior Years? Your teeth can last a lifetime with proper home care and regular dental checkups. No matter what your age, you can keep your teeth and gums healthy by brushing twice a day with a fluoride toothpaste, flossing daily and seeing your dentist regularly for professional ...
How to Limit the Effects of Sugar on Teeth
For those times when you aren't at home to brush off an acid attack, disposable toothbrushes like the Colgate® Wisp™ mini-brush can be taken to work or packed with your kids' lunches. Have your family use fluoride toothpaste as an added defense to strengthen their teeth, making them more resistant to harmful acids in ...