Recently Breathealer sent me their breath freshening gel and bamboo toothtappers to try and review. I’m thankful for the opportunity to share my honest thoughts with you in this post.
I haven’t always focused on my dental health as much as I should, but when I was diagnosed with a benign heart murmur in college, my dentist informed me of how important it was to maintain good oral health in order to protect my heart. I didn’t realize that some people with heart murmurs must premedicate with antibiotics before any dental cleanings or procedures to prevent bacteria from traveling to their heart and ultimately causing endocarditis. Luckily my dentist did not feel this step was necessary for me but encouraged me to be thorough with my dental care to avoid inflammation that would put me at risk for cardiovascular disease. Continue reading “Toothy Tuesday – Review Of Dental Probiotics And Toothtapping”