A hotly controversial mineral in our society is fluoride. Although fluoride is often given a bad reputation, it is a naturally occurring mineral that has many benefits to our smiles. However, as with many things, too much fluoride can be dangerous for you, especially in very young children and infants. Listed below are some common questions about fluoride:
Where can you find fluoride?
a.) In the public water supply
b.) In various types of toothpaste
c.) In various types of mouthwash
d.) All of the above
True or False: Fluoride can improve the color of your teeth.
True or False: Fluoride is a mineral that occurs naturally in water all around the world.
What are the benefits of fluoride for your smile?
a.) Fluoride can strengthen tooth enamel
b.) Fluoride can help protect your teeth from tooth decay
c.) Fluoride can repair broken or fractured teeth
d.) Both a and b
Answer Key: d, b, a, d
If you are in need of a fluoride treatment from our team at [practice_name] at our dentist office in Ramona, CA, please contact us at [phone] to schedule an appointment with Dr. Malcolm J Boykin DDS. The path to a healthy smile starts today!