If teeth aren't bones, how do you take xrays of them?

Answer Any thing that has calcium will be shown by x-ray! Teeth are not bones but they absorb the xray and look white and dense! Also if someone has a stone in his gallbladder,bladder or kidney it will be... Read More »

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Do you take your teeth out at night and put them in water?

For those who got their wisdom teeth pulled out did you take them out one at a time or all in one visit?

All "4" in one visit. It was easier that way and I didn't want to pull 2, recover and then come back and do the other 2. I just wanted to get it over with. I took a Friday off from work. Had th... Read More »

How long does it take to really brush my teeth good and make them whiter?

I was taught by my dentist as a kid that I should brush my teeth twice a day for 2-3 minutes. He suggseted the ABC song 2 or 3 times. Or any other song for that matter. Now I sing Twinkle Twinkle L... Read More »

When are xrays okay to take when pregnant?

Xrays generally safe in pregnancy The long answer has to do with the amount of potentially damaging radiation a fetus receives and varies widely depending on how many weeks pregnant one is and what... Read More »