Bacteria plays a huge role in our oral health! 700 different oral bacteria have been identified in the human mouth with each person having up to 300 different varieties in their mouth at any given time.

With so many bacteria in our mouths, it makes sense that these tiny organisms would have the potential to either help or hurt our smiles. While many of these bacteria aren’t harmful, you do have some good bacteria and some potentially bad bacteria in your mouth. Just how important are these different kinds of bacteria to your oral health?

An article by Dr. Hayes Aronson.  Originally published by Your Dental Health Resource.

Read the full article here: HOW IMPORTANT IS BACTERIA TO ORAL HEALTH?