Did you know that Thomas Edison used to bite into his piano to “hear” the music better? That sounds like a novel idea! Check out this segment by AP News for more information:

However, there is incredible danger in using your teeth as tools. Whether you are tearing open a package or popping open a soda bottle, you can potentially crack or dislodge a tooth by doing so with your teeth. It’s best if you leave those activities to bottle openers and scissors! If you do deal with a dental emergency, give us a call. We’ll be glad to help!

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