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Flossing your teeth, the problem with science, art and how flossing helps patients according to their dentists experience.

Flossing your teeth, the problem with science, art and how flossing helps patients according to their dentists experience. Randomized controlled trials has become the gold standard for evidence based medicine, is called into question when it comes to flossing your teeth, which according to your dentist is important for health gums, fewer cavities and the reduction of harmful bacteria that can cause other systemic health problems. Flossing according to most dentists has shown its benefits, but unfortunately, not so much when randomized controlled trials are done.  Is there evidence for its effectiveness; sure, but what about your doctors clinical experience over Read More »