Fun Facts About Teeth
"1. Your grin got an early start.
"Before you were even born, all of your adult teeth were forming," says Dr. Joseph Banker of Creative Dental Care. And what your mom ate and drank during their pregnancy can affect those tooth buds long before they became your permanent pearly whites.
2. They have armored protection.
"Enamel is your body's strongest tissue," says to Dr. Timothy Chase of SmilesNY. Tooth enamel, which has the highest percentage of minerals at 96%, is even tougher than our bones."