Oral Hygiene, Senior Oral Care, Tooth Loss, Your Smile Dental Care

The Flossing Debate

Even though it was last year that the Associated Press report suggested that flossing was overrated and unnecessary, we are still being asked by patients whether flossing is necessary or not. The simplest answer seems to be answering their question with another question: "What do you suggest for cleaning plaque and food from in between… Continue reading The Flossing Debate

Oral Hygiene, Prevention, Your Smile Dental Care

It’s 2017: Keep Calm and Floss On

Live Well   |   Laugh Often   |   Floss Much   Of all the new and exciting news from the world of dentistry last year, surely the report from the Associated Press report, which found an apparent lack of evidence to support the claim that flossing was effective, generated the most buzz throughout dentistry. Equipped with their own advisories and statistics… Continue reading It’s 2017: Keep Calm and Floss On

Oral Hygiene, Prevention, Your Smile Dental Care

To Floss or not to Floss?

When was the last time you flossed or even thought about flossing? I know, I know, we keep telling you how essential flossing is. You may also have heard people say that they have never flossed and don’t have any cavities, gum disease or any other dental related issues. Well, there will always be those… Continue reading To Floss or not to Floss?