TITLE

All Ears for Teeth

PUB. DATE
February 2004
SOURCE
Weekly Reader News - Edition 4;2/13/2004, Vol. 85 Issue 19, p3
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Looks into the importance of a toothbrush on an individuals dental health. Medium used by ancient Egyptians to clean their teeth; Discovery of the world's oldest toothbrush in Germany; Practical tips for dental hygiene. INSET: Tooth Truths!.
ACCESSION #
12167152

 

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