How to brush your teeth in space

Chris Hadfield, an engineer and former test pilot from Milton, Ontario, was Canada’s first professional astronaut to live aboard the space station and became the first Canadian in charge of a spacecraft. He relinquished command of the Space Station on Sunday after a five-month mission that saw him become a global celebrity through his Twitter micro blog. Here is one of his videos from the Space Station; Chris demonstrates how astronauts brush their teeth in space. Such a great video, enjoy!

Published on Thursday 28 June 2018  
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faqs about toothbrush care and replacement

Your toothbrush is a breeding ground for germs. But fear not, just know when it's time to give yours the old heave-ho.

Published on Tuesday 19 June 2018  
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chunky dark choc, coconut and banana muffins

Indulge in these healthier banana muffins. The whole family will love them!

Published on Monday 11 June 2018  
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15 ways to be a happier you

Life isn’t always perfect.  We all have our ups and downs and days that just seem harder than others, but it doesn’t mean those pesky life issues should get in the way of our happiness. Here are 15 life things you can do to boost your happiness and keep your health in-check.

Published on Tuesday 5 June 2018  
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protecting enamel

Enamel is the thin, but very hard, outer coating of your teeth. It protects the inner parts of the tooth including the dentine and the pulp. Only a fraction of a millimeter thick in some parts, enamel never grows back once it's chipped or worn away it.

Exposure to acidic foods or drinks is one of the main reasons that enamel wears away or erodes. This process, known as tooth erosion, leaves the dentine exposed and your teeth much more sensitive.

Published on Friday 1 June 2018  
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