THROWBACK: Not all toothbrushes are made equal

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Posted at Aug 21 2021 11:05 AM | Updated as of Aug 21 2021 11:17 AM

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Dentist George Asia tells "Salamat Dok" that people must choose their toothbrush based on how dirty one's mouth is. Harder bristles means more hard work is needed. Toothbrushes with a tongue cleaner and a non-slip handle are better, too, Asia says, adding that a toothbrush should be replaced every 3 months because it can accumulate bacteria that may cause infection.