Benefits of Flossing Your Teeth

Just like tooth brushing, flossing should be part of your daily dental routine.  Brushing alone cannot fully remove the food and plaque from the spaces in between your teeth.  Dental floss helps clear this debris before it causes serious issues like periodontal disease, tooth decay, and bad breath.

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