Spring is here and along with the nice weather comes outdoor sports. Encourage parents to protect their child’s teeth from traumatic injury by having them wear a mouth guard! Share these helpful tips on how to reduce sports-related and playground injuries for adults and children, as reported in “The Tri-Cities Now”.
Click here to read how high tech mouth guards can sense impacts that may lead to concussions.
And what do you do with a stinky mouth guard? Two New York teenagers have invented a product called Fresh-Fixx, which cleans athletes' mouth guards and provides a flavor and energy boost from a vitamin blend. Taylor Quinton, 16, of Pittsford, and Max Breit, 15, of Rochester, founded the company called Fresh-Fixx and will advance to the Young Entrepreneurs Academy Saunders Scholars Northeast Regional College Scholarship competition in May. Click here to read the article in “Democrat & Chronicle”.