In the wake of the devastating coronavirus outbreak, many people are worried about the possibility of getting sick with a bacteria that can cause tooth decay.
However, a new study has found that there are several purifiers out there that are well-known for their whitening properties.
And while they might not look like a clean alternative to toothpaste, they might actually make your teeth look and feel better.
Key points:Whitening toothpaste is one of the best ways to combat the coronaviruses.
But purifiers also pose health risks and are not recommended for everyoneThe research was published in the British Journal of Oral Medicine.
In a study involving more than 2,200 adults aged 18 to 80, researchers found that more than half of people surveyed reported using whitening toothpastes, while the others used a fluoride-based cleanser.
The results showed that people who used whitening products were at greater risk of tooth decay than those who used toothpaste.
This suggests that people with chronic dental disease may benefit from using a toothpaste-based tooth whitener.
The whitening process removes the plaque and bacteria from your teeth, allowing them to heal naturally.
Whitening is the most effective way to combat both plaque and other harmful bacteria that may be circulating in the body.
Research has found the presence of these bacteria in the teeth can affect how quickly plaque forms, which can lead to tooth decay in the long term.
While the whitening used by most consumers can reduce plaque, many consumers have reported experiencing tooth decay after using toothpaste for up to two years.
This study found that the use of a fluoride toothpaste and a tooth whitening product may be linked to a lower risk of decay in adults with chronic disease.
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