Are you thinking about getting your teeth straightened? Here is a clip from ITV West Country News that talks about the rise in adults getting orthodontic treatment https://youtu.be/JBvWF8Woevg #adultbraces #braces
I'm at the dentist today which reminds me of "The Tooth Worm as Hell's Demon,” 18th century. Carved from ivory, the two halves open up to reveal a scene about the infernal torments of a tooth worms which people believed caused cavities in the past.
Male skeleton showing wear pattern to teeth resulting from long-term pipe smoking, c.1660. It was excavated from the Patuxent Point site, Calvert County, MD. All of the skeletons uncovered (men, women, and children) showed signs of smoking.