Time and time again dentists tell us to floss to protect our teeth.
In fact, there is little proof flossing actually works, an investigation has revealed.
A review of the latest evidence showed the idea that floss can clean teeth or protect the gums is 'weak' and 'inconclusive'.
In fact, other studies show it can actually damage health, causing harmful bacteria to dislodge from in between the teeth and enter into the bloodstream. Read more
Wednesday, August 3, 2016
Is Flossing a Waste of Time?
A review of the scientific evidence indicates that flossing the teeth does little good and could even be harmful.