Did you know taking care of your teeth impacts your overall health?

Studies show that poor dental hygiene is linked to heart disease and diabetes, as well as the dreaded gum disease. Even more reason to give more love to those pearly whites, and hug your dental hygienist this Dental Health Month!

Love the sound of someone's voice? Thank your larynx, home to your vocal cords.

 

 

Another fascinating fact? The hormone testosterone elongates the vocal cords, which leads to a deeper — and sometimes squeaky — voice during puberty.

Also we've got exciting news! We should have a new larynx + trachea plush available *hopefully* by the end of 2019. Sign up for our newsletter to be the first to know!

Here are colon care tips in five easy-to-digest chunks! 🚽💩

Need a daily reminder to tend to your intestines? Get a colon care pillow!

 

Intestines and poop -- always together, inseparable besties forever!!!! Or... at least until you go to the bathroom. 💩

How much poop do our intestines carry around every day? Your large intestine is a pretty awesome trash compactor -- it takes in 500 mL of indigestible food and turns it into 150 mL of feces. That's like turning a pint of liquid into a heaping half cup. Wow!