It is time to dispel dental health fictions. Although sometimes it is hard to tell its difference from dental facts, your Orange County periodontist will help us debunk these common myths. People tend to believe these dental myths in the hope of reducing or relieving their dental woes and cancel their dental consultations to rely solely on mythical practices. The results? Dental cavities, raging toothache, bleeding gums, tooth loss, etc. disallowing us from getting what we deserve- a proper dental care. Here are a few myths known to many: