When you brush and floss does it really help oral health?

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Proven fact, if you don't brush/floss you will get decay and dental probs. IF you do it PROPERLY then minimal probs. Properly is the absolute key along with proper dietary habits. Many people think they know how to brush properly but every day I see adults that need improvement. Ask your dental provider for more info.
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Absolutely. Flossing wil get rid of food and bacteris stuck between your teeth that brushing alone will not accomplish. Brushing and flossing will help prevent plaque and reduce risk of periodontal disease which can cause severe complications involving the heart as an example.
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In the first 20 minutes after eating biofilm forms around your teeth. Biofilm is microscopic food matter and bacteria. Some bacteria eat the food matter and produce acidic waste that can erode your teeth and and cause cavities, other bacteria are peirodontal pathogens. If not removed, biofilm accumulates and plaque forms. Brushing and flossing removes this plaque and hence the harmful bacteria.
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