Fall Dental Quiz

Dr. Dorothy is issuing a Pop Quiz today!  It’s time to see how much you know about proper dental care for fall.

The first person who can answer all of the questions below correctly on our Facebook Page will win a prize from the team at Dental Specialists of Niles, P.C.  Sharpen your pencils, here we go!

1. It is recommended that you brush your teeth:

a. Twice a day for two minutes

b. After each and every meal for one minute

c. When you get a funny taste in your mouth

d. When you want to since it’s a personal preference

2. Next to bacterially caused gum disease, the next most common cause of gum disease is:

a. Accidents such as a football injury, car crash, fall, etc. b. Self-inflicted brushing injury

c. Eating hot and spicy foods

d. Smoking cigarettes and chewing tobacco

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3. What item below is the LEAST healthy for your teeth?

a. Fruits and vegetables

b. Juice and sports drinks

c. Whole grain breads and pastas

d. Dairy products (cheese, milk, yogurt)

4. How often should you visit the dentist?

a. When you have a toothache

b. Every couple of years

c. Every 6 months

d. Once per year

5. Tooth decay is the largest unmet healthcare need for children and is five times more common than asthma.

True or False

6. The bacteria that causes tooth decay can NOT be transmitted from person to person.

True or False

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