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Is it Possible to Brush and Floss Too Often?

Every dentist recommends that we regularly brush and floss our teeth in order to avoid oral health issues. However, can these good habits be taken to the extreme? You might be surprised to learn the answers to this question.

  • Brushing too aggressively can wear down irreplaceable tooth enamel over time.
  • Flossing can damage the tissues of your gums if performed incorrectly.
  • Using mouthwash too often can impact soft tissues due to the alcohol content.

“More research is showing a link between oral health and total wellness.”

The full article can be found here:

https://yourdentalhealthresource.com/is-it-possible-to-brush-floss-and-clean-your-teeth-too-often/

 

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Loran Simon

Dental Care Tips is a dental news website for patients. We also provide a free service to help patients find local dentists. Dental Care Tips is operated by Somnowell Marketing, a digital marketing agency for dental practices. We also founded Somnowell, the ground breaking anti-snoring device invented by Prof. Simon Ash. We also provide a free service to help patients find local dentists.