Learn How to Spin a Toothbrush on Your Finger

It’s almost time for a three-day weekend and, to be honest, we are having difficulty focusing on anything too demanding. The folks at Boing Boing have tracked down a video that does just what the title says — it teaches you how to spin a toothbrush on your finger. Be forewarned this video is not in English but… Read More »

Gerbils on a Train

They say a picture is worth 1,000 words. Not sure how many words this video of gerbils on a train is worth, but if it helps more kids to get the message about the importance of brushing, then we think it might just be priceless. This clip is just one from a partnership between the Ad Council and… Read More »

Before it came in a Tube…

(Connecticut dentist Washington Sheffield’s) innovation of packing toothpaste into collapsible tubes not only was more efficient—a person could squeeze out only as much as he or she needed—and kept the toothpaste from drying out, but it also was much more hygienic—previously toothpaste had come in porcelain jars into which all the members of a household dipped their brushes.… Read More »