Wednesday, 18 March 2009

Catching Up

These monkeys from Thailand clean their interdental spaces with human hair and, even more amazing, seem to teach this to their little ones (I have told my students a slightly different technique). There will be more surprises in Darwin Year 2009, I suppose.

2 comments:

Fahad said...

You may find the evidence that regular professional flossing in youngsters reduces dental caries here: http://jdr.sagepub.com/cgi/reprint/85/4/298

Fahad said...

And here comes the original article: http://www.pubmedcentral.nih.gov/picrender.fcgi?artid=2650777&blobtype=pdf

Amazing!