The dentist told why not to leave your toothbrush in the restroom combined.
Most often we store your toothbrush near the sink so that you can get it at any time. However, forget that in the bathroom there are a lot of germs. Each area is literally saturated with bacteria, no matter how carefully we take care of the room. These bacteria can easily enter the brush, say experts.
– Just imagine what these organisms get inside you. And how many problems with health may happen! So the conclusion is clear – keep your toothbrush in an important room is prohibited, says the dentist Catherine Deniskina. But note that this applies to those people who have a combined bathroom small quadrature. If the bathroom and toilet are separate, or the space is sizeable, there is no trouble.
The doctor said that it is especially dangerous and absolutely not sanitary to keep your toothbrush in the toilet. Here come the vapours from the bowl when you flush. And people have been using air fresheners, and a cloud of chemicals settle on the toothbrush. Earn big risk of food poisoning.
To store the tool for hygiene is also prohibited in the medicine Cabinet. Medications should always be placed separately, said the dentist. The best option bedroom. However, Catherine Deniskina notes that it is important not to forget to change the brush every three months and thoroughly rinse your mouth after brushing your teeth.
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