Health Tip: Use a Cleaner Toothbrush

Bacteria and other germs can set up shop in your toothbrush, so it’s important to take steps to keep it cleaner.

Here are recommendations from the American Dental Association:

  • Replace your toothbrush often.
  • Before and after you brush, rinse the brush well in an antibacterial mouthwash.
  • If you prefer a commercial brush sanitizer, make sure it been approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration.

Source: HealthDay

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