chewing the right type of gum during orthodontic treatment can help decrease cavities!

Chewing gum in various forms has been around since ancient times. The Greeks chewed sap from the mastic tree, called mastiche. On the other side of the world, the ancient Mayans favored the sap of the sapodilla tree (called tsiclte). Native Americans from New England chewed spruce sap—a habit they passed on to European settlers. … Continue reading chewing the right type of gum during orthodontic treatment can help decrease cavities!