01 JUNE 2020
The variety of British adults cleansing their tooth with an electrical toothbrush has surpassed these utilizing a handbook one for the primary time, in keeping with the findings of a brand new nationwide examine.
New knowledge exhibits that just about 12 million individuals within the UK have switched to an electrical toothbrush over the past 5 years.
Round two-in-three (67%) adults now use an electrical toothbrush – an estimated 34 million individuals – a rise of 52%.
The analysis has been carried out by the Oral Well being Basis and Oral-B as a part of Nationwide Smile Month – a charity marketing campaign to lift consciousness concerning the significance of getting good oral well being.
Dr Nigel Carter OBE, Chief Government of the Oral Well being Basis, believes because the science behind the benefits of electrical toothbrushes mounts, the choice whether or not to put money into one turns into a lot simpler.
Dr Carter says: “The robust and clear proof is that electrical toothbrushes are higher for our oral well being.