10 Common Oral Health Myths

Kristin Hohman
Kristin Hohman

Kristin Hohman has served as Associate Editor of Dental Products report since 2019. She has a background in journalism and digital content. Kristin can be reached at khohman@mjhlifesciences.com.

Myths and misconceptions about oral health are everywhere. Some, such as the Tooth Fairy, are lighthearted and harmless, while others are less so. The availability of the internet has certainly helped propagate some misleading and even false information. Unlike the Tooth Fairy, these myths can be downright harmful to your oral health. It’s important to always consult with dental professionals before taking action.

Here are 10 of the most common myths or misconceptions about oral health and the truth behind them.