Teeth

They are the hardest parts of our body yet are incredibly fragile - Peter S. Ungar

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Our relationship with teeth is uneven, messy and grim

EYES are not the window into the soul—teeth are. They can be rotten, wise or broken; they reveal our diet, health and wealth. As babies, we learn about the world around us by munching our way through it. Teeth are the only exposed part of our skeleton while we are alive. And when we die, they will be the part of our body that longest remains on earth. If we perish in a particularly grisly fashion, our dental records may be what identifies us.

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Resources

 Our relationship with teeth is uneven, messy and grim

An exhibition in London probes the fascinating history of dentistry.

8 Popular Tooth Myths Debunked

Nothing but the tooth.

Animated-Teeth.com

Information about teeth whitening, cosmetic dentistry, dental products and insurance, dental procedures and treatments, and oral coditions for consumers.

Got Teeth? A Survivor's Guide

From babies to boomers, Got Teeth? A Survivor’s Guide illustrates the importance of the mouth/body connection and good oral health for our overall well-being.

ToothFairy.org

Turning magic into smiles...Be true to your teeth or they'll be false to you.

StemSave

Bank the valuable stem cells found in baby teeth and wisdom teeth...StemSave offers you and your family a unique stem cell recovery and cryopreservation service, in the event of future injury or disease.

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