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Posted December 13, 2018 / Blog, Fun Topics
Dr. Michelle Kucera

Baby Teeth: Folklore & Traditions Around the World

What parents do with their children’s baby teeth varies from family to family. Some save them, some throw them away, some make a craft project or a keepsake from them. Recent research is even exploring the possibility of having parents store their children’s baby teeth to preserve mesenchymal stem cell content in the event the […]

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Posted May 30, 2014 / Blog, Dental Health, Fun Topics
Dr. Michelle Kucera

The History of the Toothbrush

‘Find a wild boar.  Ask it to hold still while you pluck the wiry hairs from its’ neck. Then attach them to a stick and rub your teeth vigorously for 30 seconds.’  Of course there was no instruction manual for making a toothbrush in 15th Century China.  The Chinese used boar’s bristles attached to a bone or […]

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Posted December 10, 2013 / Blog, Fun Topics
Dr. Michelle Kucera

Winter Solstice and Holiday Celebrations in History

In our home town, we celebrate the Holidays with many traditions. Some cultural, some based in religion, most celebrating the love of family and home. Holiday celebrations in history and winter solstice have been tied together for centuries. Many of us dream of a roaring fire, the intoxicating scent of pine and cookies in the […]

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