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Most people believe that brushing their teeth harder can make the teeth cleaner or reduce the brushing time. This is only a misconception and in fact can increases the risk of getting periodontitis gingival atrophy. This design measures the strength used when brushing, with a sensor on the back of the toothbrush. The tail-end LED will light up to remind the users when too much strength is used. this design may help kids develop and maintain good brushing habits from an early age.

University

National Yunlin University

National Yunlin University
of Science and Technology
Douliou, Yunlin, Taiwan

Design

National Yunlin University

National Yunlin University
of Science and Technology
Tainan City, Taiwan

Yi-Hung Chen