Do You Clean Your Toothbrush? Should you?


Is your toothbrush sitting on your counter? It has germs on it but it doesn’t mean you need to clean it.

The Cleveland Clinic gave 4 great tips for keeping a clean tooth brush.

#2 When in doubt, throw it out. The suggestions on when to replace a toothbrush vary according to manufacturer. Keep it easy and follow the ADA guidelines — replace it every three to four months, or sooner if the bristles become frayed. If you have a fungal, yeast or viral infection in your mouth, replace your brush at the beginning of treatment and again at the end.

#3 should be a no-brainer. Read the rest here.

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