MYTH: Placing teeth in rat burrows makes babies’ teeth stronger? Know what is its truth


MYTH: चूहे के बिल में दांत रखने से बच्चों के दांत मजबूत होते हैं? जानिए क्या है इसकी सच्चाई

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In today’s time, parents want to make every moment of their children memorable because technology has become like this. Everything can be saved but there was a time when technology was not so advanced. In such a situation, some things were told to the children, which the kids of 90s used to accept as true. There are many such things, among them there was one thing that we all had heard in our childhood, that was to keep our broken milk teeth in a rat’s hole because parents used to say that if we do this, our teeth will become strong like a rat.

Remember the time when your first milk tooth came out. It was a scary moment for you while a fun moment for the family. You were told to put the broken tooth in the rat’s hole. The rat living there will remove its teeth and attach your teeth and will give you strong teeth like its own.

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that’s why teeth break

In the desire to get this strong teeth, many times the children themselves used to break their teeth. Although this is only a belief. There is no truth in this. For your information, let us tell you that breaking of baby’s milk teeth means breaking of baby’s milk teeth indicates that the child’s body is developing properly. They come on at different times and keep breaking. These teeth come sometime after birth and they break so that permanent teeth can come out.

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