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Do you ever wonder why people use tongue scrapers? If so, our doctor, Dr. Edward B. Miller, is happy to help you! You don’t have to use a tongue scraper. You can just brush your tongue after you brush your teeth. But to tell you more about tongue scrapers in Duncanville, Texas, he is happy to list the benefits of the tool, which are:

-Tongue scrapers can improve your breath and help you prevent halitosis, which is also known as bad breath.

-Tongue scrapers can help improve the functionality of your taste buds.

-Tongue scrapers can boost your immune system because cleaning the tongue helps remove toxins before they have the chance to enter your body.

-Tongue scrapers promote good general tooth and gum health because they remove bacteria from the mouth that can cause tooth decay, gum disease, and other dental issues.

-Tongue scrapers can help you improve your saliva flow, which is beneficial because saliva washes your mouth and helps you digest.

If you have any questions about tongue scrapers or if you would like to know more, please contact the office of Edward B. Miller, DDS today at 972-298-6131. Our dental team is here to help you in any way we can, and we look forward to hearing from you!