START A PETITION 25,136,189 members: the world's largest community for good
START A PETITION
x

tag: toothbrush

3 Things You Probably Should Replace Now

"They always say time changes things, but you actually have to change them yourself." ― Andy Warhol, The Philosophy of Andy Warhol Warhol may have said this in another context, but as a b…

114 comments

7 Signs You’re Brushing Your Teeth the Wrong Way

Of course we all brush our teeth daily. But are we doing it right? Here are top mistakes to look out for, and fix if need be: You're brushing only twice daily, or worse, once: From breakfast to di…

101 comments

16 Surprising Uses for Toothbrushes

  Toothbrushes do a fantastic job at keeping your pearly whites in tip-top shape, so it only makes sense that they'd be a great tool for cleaning other things -- including some of the most fru…

170 comments

10 Terrific Toothbrush Tips

1. For most people, a soft-bristled toothbrush is the safest and most comfortable choice. Medium- and hard-bristled brushes could actually damage the gums, root surface, and protective tooth enamel. …

100 comments

Which Toothbrush Type Is For You?

Do you go for soft or medium bristles? Round or square head? Angled or straight. Electric or manual? It's tempting to just grab your favorite color and run to the register. But NOT SO FAST - all tooth…

49 comments

Toothbrush Dog – Photo Caption Winners!

Last week, we asked you to caption this toothbrushin' dog photo. Now, we present our top five favorite captions! First, the grand prize winner, who will receive 5,000 Butterfly Rewards for her clev…

107 comments

Homemade Toothpaste

Skip the harmful chemicals in many commercial toothpastes and make your own. This is a simple, inexpensive, odor-eliminating, tooth-whitening, and very effective formula from Organic Body Care Recipes…

207 comments

Protecting Baby Teeth

Baby teeth generally first make their appearance between five and seven months and are expected to stay around to do their job for six years or more. Many babies still use a bottle for quite a few mon…

14 comments

video spotlight

Cat Home Videos (Video)

Cat Home Videos (Video)

meet our writers

Laura B.

Laura is a Care2 Causes Senior Editor. She graduated from Pitzer College with Honors in English and World Literature and a minor in Music. She’s... more

people are talking

thanks for sharing

"Tart cherry juice"? What's that? What precisely is the difference between "tart" cherry juice and…

Two relatives and one friend have been stricken with this nasty disease. Two gone within two years. …

My husband was diagnosed with motor neurone disease here in the UK in March. My daughter and I have …

Even if the cherry juice doesn't help insomnia, it's good for you for other reasons. Win win!