10 Strange Facts About Teeth You Likely Didn’t Know



Tumors Can Grow Teeth

Nobody wants to deal with an abnormal growth, but teratomas are particularly nasty. The germ cell tumors can contain many kinds of tissues and are normally found near the tailbone and in the ovaries and testes. Some of them even contain hair, teeth and occasionally hands, eyes and other limbs.

Cheeses

Some cheeses, such as Monterey Jack, Swiss and cheddar, can help avoid tooth decay.