Stop the Rot: Stop Telling Children Brush Your Teeth

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By Garth Pettit

Publisher : Morgan James Pub

Stop the Rot: Stop Telling Children Brush Your Teeth

ABOUT Garth Pettit

Garth Pettit
Garth Pettit's life as a private dental practictioner began in Port Lincoln in 1954, continued in various locations in England from 1958 to 1980 until he returned to Australia in 1980. The final 10 years were in Alice Springs, Northern Territory until he retired from private practice in 19 More...



For 5 Centuries children have been told to Brush Your Teeth, generation after generation, Century after Century by; parents, grandparents, dentists, dental hygienists, dental therapists, teachers, schools, Education Departments, Dental Associations, health related government agencies and even The World Health Organization. The list is endless. Children are brainwashed to Brush Your Teeth from a very early age up to their teens.

Brush Your Teeth has been causing oral diseases since before 1498, the year the first tooth brush to be made with bristles was patented.

Brush Your Teeth is a 15th Century tooth cleaning instruction.

Brush Your Teeth is a cleaning-only instruction.

Brush Your Teeth does not leave the whole mouth clean.

Brush Your Teeth does not leave vulnerable-to-disease mouth surfaces protected from disease.

Brush Your Teeth does not predictably prevent oral diseases.

"As a semi-retired itinerant dentist for the last two years, I have worked in many practices in four states. I am yet to find a practice which educates people in the use of the so-called 'tooth' brush. This book has it all. Read it.

Spread the Word--teach yourself, your kids and your parents." -- Richard Conn "BDSc"