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Monday, June 26, 2017
Keep your toothbrush away from the toilet
Your toothbrush kept too close to the toilet collects more than just germs. Airborne particles from flushing the toilet have been found on toothbrushes, so keep your toothbrush as far away as possible.
Did you know your body makes between two and four pints of saliva in a single day? The spit you swallow serves a number of purposes, including preventing tooth decay and fighting germs: http://wb.md/1FsRKNk
Did you know kids start losing their teeth between the ages of five and seven? And it's even okay if they are younger – as long as the child hasn't suffered from any trauma, having loose teeth as young as age four is still normal.
World No Tobacco Day is sponsored by the World Health Organization (WHO) that highlight the health risks associated with tobacco use and encourage governments to adopt effective policies to reduce smoking and other tobacco use. According to WHO, tobacco use kills nearly 6 million people around the world each year. What better day then to quit today?
Here are some tips on how to begin your journey to a healthier lifestyle:
* Make a quit plan * Stay Busy * Avoid smoking triggers * Stay positive * Ask for help