Oral Healthcare Quiz
Proper technique of tooth brushing and flossing is equally essential to prevent unnecessary tooth damage. This quiz will test your knowledge about oral hygiene practices.
The best floss is Glide Oral-B pro-health deep clean floss. Other options are Plackers micro mint dental floss picks, gum crayola kid's flosser, DenTek slim brush interdental cleaners, etc.
Oral Hygiene Tips
Proper brushing twice a day along with flossing helps in removing plaque and food debris from your orthodontic braces. If they are not removed, then left out food debris, etc. can lead to any dental problems in the future.
Waxed floss is nylon dental floss coated with waxes like natural bee wax or microcrystalline plastic wax. Whereas unwaxed floss is not coated with a layer of wax. They are made of nylon or Teflon and are thin and less sturdy as compared to waxed dental floss.
Water flosser is more effective than dental floss when you have braces in your teeth. With braces in your teeth, cleaning interdental areas with dental floss is difficult. If you try traditional dental floss, you may end up hurting yourself.
It really does not matter whether you floss or brush first. Being regular with these activities is one of the best ways to maintain good oral health.
Flossing is an important part of oral healthcare regime to get rid of plaque from the areas where a toothbrush cannot reach. Unfortunately, most people do not know how to floss. A proper flossing technique involves four steps as wind, guide, glide, and slide.
Yes, it is safe to swim while you on periods. Period blood doesn't flow outside the vagina like it usually does due to the counter-pressure of the water. But You still need to wear some a tampon or a menstrual cup to avoid getting into a sticky situation.
Resin tooth filling typically contains a filler particle such as quartz, which provides the mixture's strength and color. It is costly as compared to silver tooth filling.
In some cases, the change in period blood color can indicate a health problem like fibroids, low estrogen levels, and even vaginosis.