Nearly 75 percent of American adults suffer from various forms of periodontal (gum) disease and don't know it and 30% of the adult population over 65 has no teeth! The hectic pace of today's lifestyles often leaves little time for a sufficient everyday oral hygiene routine. This is unfortunate since periodontal disease is the most common cause of tooth loss in adults. Fortunately-The Muscleman of Technology will give you a preview of new Hi Tech Dental products designed to help you with your daily home oral healthcare. Don't miss this segment as Bruce shows us how innovative consumer electronics are increasingly offering alternative cost-effective solutions empowering individuals to take control of their oral health at home.
- HydraBrush Express by Oralbotic Research, Inc.
Winner of the 2005 prestigious Frost & Sullivan Oral Product of the Year Award! The HydraBrush Express is world's first robotic toothbrush with a dual-headed design to simultaneously brush upper and lower teeth-and both sides of the tooth (inside & outside) at the same time. Greatly eliminates human error and also cuts down on brushing time! With revolutionary 8 micro brushes that surround your teeth and gums, you will experience patented technology that takes the guesswork out of brushing. Brush in 60 seconds or less with assurance you have done a perfect job. This is truly the "Automatic Car Wash" for your teeth!
- Rota-dent One Step Professional Powered Brush
Plaque is bacteria that threatens your teeth, gums, dental work-possibly even your life. Attack plaque with the Rota-dent Professional Brush. Available only through your dentist, the Rota-dent will change your perception about brushing. Only the Rota-dent has patented microfilament brush tips designed to reach underneath the gum line and in-between the teeth. Never "scrub" or press with the brush head-just let the rotary action of the instrument do the work. Because of the patented manufacturing technology of its brush tips, the Rota-dent cleans more effectively with less pressure. Clinically proven to reduce harmful bacteria beyond the brush tip in Periodontal Pockets...where it counts. 90,000 Filament Sweeps per second, clinically proven as effective as brushing & flossing, and full 360 degree sweeping action carries the MicroAccess filaments into places regular brushes just aren't able to reach. Lifetime Warranty!
- OHSO Marko Pocket Toothbrush
The OHSO Marko is the ultimate travel toothbrush combining style and functionality! Get this-the toothpaste is stored in the handle for safe keeping. Designed as a toothbrush, toothpaste dispenser and water cup all-in-one! Designed for portability, the OHSO Marko can be carried in a coat pocket, computer case or purse without the risk of leaking. The OHSO holds enough toothpaste for a week's use. A convenient clear side window indicates the supply of toothpaste. Since the OHSO is self-dispensing, there is no mess involved. Compact, rugged and durable.it won't leak! Includes replacement bristle head and available in either clear or metal finish.
- VIOlight Toothbrush Sanitizer
The VIOlight is the first consumer friendly toothbrush sanitizer that uses the same germicidal ultraviolet light that kills germs on contact as used by hospitals and dental offices. A must have for any health-conscious families-the VIOlight Toothbrush Sanitizer & Storage System kills harmful germs found on your toothbrush (including E.coli and Salmonella). American Dental Association studies have shown contaminated toothbrushes not only harbor, but transmit both viruses and bacteria which can lead to diseases. Simply place your toothbrushes (up to 4 at a time) in the VIOlight and push the button.the sanitizing process begins immediately-and is all over in just 10 minutes!
Traveling? Make sure you take along the new battery operated:
VIOlight Travel MSRP $29.95-see www.violight.com for more info!
- Waterpik Cordless Dental Water Jet
The Waterpik Cordless Dental Jet gives you deep cleaning oral care in a compact, rechargeable (no batteries needed), convenient unit. If you're a Waterpik fan like me, you'll find this unit gives you a great combination of water pressure and pulsation at a level clinically proven effective to improve gum health. The Waterpik Cordless Dental Jet is equipped with two low-pressure and two high-pressure tips that rotate 360 degrees to reach all areas of the mouth.
- Waterpik Automatic Flosser (with Whitening Tips)
The Waterpik Automatic Cordless rechargeable (no batteries needed) Flosser has a vibrating tip which operates at 10,000 strokes per minute, gently cleaning between teeth. This automatic Flosser also includes 45 disposable Whitening Refill Tips, attractive Charging Base, and an extra sleeve for another user. As effective as string floss without the hassle and string! The portable design means it's easy to include on trips and take to work. Replacement tips are available separately.