There has been a lot of speculation about the effectiveness of flossing.
Bottom line: keep doing it! A lack of evidence does not imply a lack of
Why should you do it? There are a few good reasons. First food is trapped
between your teeth. They can give you bad breath and lead to cavities.
Teeth, when damaged, can be patched/filled or replaced. Gum disease is
very serious and can lead to long-term health issues. Furthermore, gums
are quite sensitive and daily flossing lessees bleeding and tenderness.