The toothbrush is an oral hygiene instrument used to clean the teeth, gums, and
tongue. ... Before the invention of the toothbrush a variety of oral hygiene
measures had been used. This has been ver...
1938 (modern). The toothbrush as we know it today was not invented until 1938.
However, early forms of the toothbrush have been in existence since 3000 BC.
The first bristle toothbrush was invented by the Chinese during the Tang Dynasty
(619-907) and was most likely made from the coarse hairs of the cold-climate ...
Apr 26, 2012 ... The first bristle toothbrush was invented in China in 1498, where coarse boar
hairs were attached to handles made of bamboo or bone.
Oct 15, 2013 ... Many of us take for granted a simple invention that does so much to help
maintain oral health: the toothbrush. Far from a mundane dental ...
A detailed look at the history of the toothbrush and who invented the tooth brush.
www.padental.org/Online/Public/Children/Invention of Toothbrush.aspx
Take a look at the timeline below to learn how the toothbrush has changed over
... The first “toothbrush” (with bristles) was invented in China and was made of ...
In 1498, the Chinese created the first toothbrush as it is known today with bristles
and a thin handle.Toothbrushes were mentioned as far back as 3000 BC.
What types of bristles were used on the earliest toothbrushes? ... Lucas Wonders,
“Who invented the toothbrush ” Thanks for WONDERing with us, Lucas! Listen.
Jun 26, 2009 ... Dr. West's Miracle Tuft Toothbrush appeared in 1938, with bristles made of nylon,
the new invention from DuPont. Timely that, as China's civil ...