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'Ancient humans' used toothpicks

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"Ancient humans" used toothpicks nearly 1.8 million years ago, a study of their teeth has revealed.

A team studied hominid jaws from the Dmanisi Republic of Georgia - the earliest evidence of primitive humans outside Africa.

They also found evidence of gum disease caused by repeated use of what must have been a basic toothpick.

http://www.bbc.co.uk...onment-24396757

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At the end of the day there is nothing more irritating than a piece of food or meat stuck in your teeth.

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