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Can Flossing Remove Tartar?

Can Flossing Remove Tartar?

Flossing can prevent tartar from building up, but it cannot remove tartar. Only a dental professional cleaning can scrape tartar away from your teeth. That said, it’s vital that you visit your dentist twice each year to remove plaque and … Read more

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Can Flossing Help a Toothache?

Can Flossing Help a Toothache?

Flossing may help a toothache, but it won’t cure it. Sometimes, a toothache is the result of food debris lodged in the tooth, which exacerbates the pain of cavities or worsens gingivitis. If this is your case, cleaning your mouth … Read more

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Can Flossing Cure Gingivitis?

Can Flossing Cure Gingivitis?

Can Flossing Cure Gingivitis? Gingivitis or gum inflammation is a form of gum disease. It’s a common oral condition. Almost every patient that came to our clinic had gingivitis to a certain degree. Unfortunately, it can’t be treated by flossing … Read more

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