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The New York Times is always a good read.  Recently, in honor of April Fools Day, it ran a  series   that highlighted common misconceptions and sought to debunk some of these common myths. Check out misconception #5.

The misconceptions (in no particular order) are:

  • Exercise builds strong bones
  • In an asteroid belt, spaceships have to dodge a fusillade of oncoming rocks
  • The universe started somewhere
  • Spree killers must be mentally ill
  • Baby teeth don’t matter
  • Climate change is not real because there is snow in my yard
  • Migranes are psychological manifestations of women’s inability to manage stress and emotions

a2f8728d524365191783e23b8738836eI certainly can’t claim to be an expert on osteoporosis, the mysteries of space, psychosis, the environment or migranes, so I’m in no position to rebut or support any of these common myths.  But it is fair to say that I know a few things about Baby teeth.  And yes, they do matter!