Don't like flossing your teeth? Try this!
I've been told for years, since I was a little kid, that I need to floss every day because my toothbrush cannot clean between my teeth. Truth be told, I didn't actually start flossing my teeth regularly until sometime during my first or second year of dental school, after I'd seen enough pictures of periodontal disease and lost teeth in people with no cavities. So I was basically scared into flossing. Since then I'd say I've been a pretty faithful "flosser", though I admit I do not floss every single night...more like 4 or 5 nights a week.
The Water Pik: A Flossing Alternative
I talk to patients every day at the ...