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Biodegradable Sunscreen: The Definitive Guide

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Biodegradable Sunscreen: The Definitive Guide

Everyone loves a sunny day at the beach on vacation. Imagine yourself laying out a beach blanket, grabbing a good book, and slathering on some sunscreen. Before too long you can be lounging on the beach enjoying the sounds of the ocean while you soak up the warmth of the sun's rays. Most people describe the beach experience as heavenly, and it is until you actually take a dip in the ocean and potentially poison thousands of coral in the process. Believe it or not, one simple thing you use regularly on a summer day can contribute to the death...

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How Often Should You Change Your Toothbrush

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How Often Should You Change Your Toothbrush

Most people don't give their toothbrush a second thought, you are probably one of them. Most likely your toothbrush sits on the bathroom countertop or in your vanity. Once (but hopefully twice) a day you grab it and then go about your day. At some point you will likely replace it, but when should you replace your toothbrush? If you can't remember the last time you bought a new toothbrush, that's not so great, but you can redeem yourself. According to the American Dental Association, you should change your toothbrush at least once every three to four months, but there...

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10 Common Oral Cancer Signs And Symptoms

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10 Common Oral Cancer Signs And Symptoms

Oral cancer is one of the most common cancers in the world, with an estimated one out of 75 men diagnosed with it each year. While men have a higher risk factor, 1 in 150 women will also be diagnosed. When detected early, oral cancer has a high survival rate, but late detection presents with a much lower survival rate. Therefore, regular dental screenings are vital, especially between the years of 41 to 50 when there is a sharp rise in the number of people diagnosed with oral cancer. Here are ten common signs of oral cancer that can help...

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7 Ways Your Plastic Toothbrush Is Evil

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7 Ways Your Plastic Toothbrush Is Evil

Why are plastic toothbrushes bad? How long does it take for plastic toothbrushes to decompose? It is crazy to think how a toothbrush, a small item that we use every single day can affect our environment. Here are 7 reasons why you should think about switching to an eco-friendly alternative. Advertisement: 1) Over a billion toothbrushes end up in landfills every year in North America! This is just in North America, now imagine all other countries contribute to that! On average, 300 million tons of plastic are produced around the globe each year. Considering dentists recommend that you replace your toothbrush...

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500 BamBrush Subscribers!

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500 BamBrush Subscribers!

We hit 500 Subscribers!  That is a wild number to me. 500 individuals wanting to brush responsibly. 500 people who decided they are done with plastic toothbrushes. When I started BamBrush almost 4 years ago I had no experience in startups, running a business, accounting, manufacturing, none of it. I was just passionate and naive enough to try, and today we finally hit 500 subscribers. As of today, we have replaced over 200,000 plastic toothbrushes from entering our oceans and landfills. Our customers have saved thousands of dollars in dental bills by replacing their toothbrushes regularly. We have shipped our brushes to the...

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