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Mobile Apps & Tools

BrushDJ (Benjamin Underwood)

BrushDJ helps you time how long to brush your teeth by playing 2 minutes of music from your device's music library. It is free in both iTunes and Google Play.

Dental Symptom Checker (American Dental Association)

Dental Symptom Checker helps you understand possible conditions associated with your dental symptoms. It is free in both iTunes and Google Play.

Dental Trauma First Aid App (International Association of Dental Traumatology)

Dental Trauma First Aid provides information about caring for dental trauma at the scene of an accident. It is available in both iTunes and Google Play for $2.99.

Toothsavers Brushing Game (Partnership for Healthy Mouths, Healthy Lives)

Toothsavers is a game designed to teach children healthy brushing habits by defeating a cavity-creating sorceress. It is free in both iTunes and Google Play.

Support Groups & Forums

These sites allow patients to discuss their experiences with illnesses, treatments, and other health matters. Any information or opinions posted are those of the forum users themselves and are not a substitute for professional medical advice.

Resources selected by Kate McGraw, Health Sciences Library, UNC-Chapel Hill and the NC Oral Health Section.

August 6, 2014 - 10:17am