Remove plaque from your teeth and clean hard-to-reach areas with these water irrigators by Waterpik and others.
Your teeth, gums and mouth could be trying to tell you something. Don't ignore these symptoms.
"My dentist hates when I call him a face gynecologist."
Let's be clear about one thing. No study, and certainly no dentist, would ever claim or even imply that flossing is harmful. You would be hard-pressed to find a study that concludes a person's health is improved by eliminating flossing from her oral health routine.
Listen, I hear you when it comes to flossing. I don't always want to do it, and I have never enjoyed my dentist's well-meaning lectures to make flossing a habit. But, as much as I understand the dread of that flossing conversation, I am going to keep the conversation alive.