1) MYTH: You don’t really need to floss if you brush your teeth really well. FACT: In 2016 the Departments of Agriculture and Health & Human Services removed the flossing recommendation from their dietary guidelines. The reason? The American Academy of Periodontology’s most recent study failed to demonstrate a benefit. Now before you go throwing […]
Many of us are unaware of exactly how much water we squander while brushing our teeth! In addition to hurting our ecosystem, it unnecessarily raises your water bill each month. The following are some simple tips on saving water while you brush your teeth, without overhauling your daily routine.
While using a manual toothbrush is adequate, many dentists are encouraging patients to switch to electric toothbrushes. Using an electric toothbrush leads to a more thorough and easier cleaning, which makes it more effective in the fight against gingivitis and gum disease.