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Dental floss picks are small plastic tools with a piece of floss at the end. The back of the tool is curved to make flossing easier. This dental tool also features a plastic pick for removing larger food particles. More »

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Dental floss is made of a core of nylon, silk, rubber, plastic or polytetrafluoroethylene, or PTFE, surrounded by various ingredients such as flavors, wax and other substances, according to Thomas P. Donnelly, D.D.S. Oth... More »

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When a person swallows dental floss, the body usually does not have any problems, and the dental floss passes through undigested, states ZocDoc. On rare occasions, it causes a blockage in the stomach or intestines or cau... More »

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Dental floss is made of a core of nylon, silk, rubber, plastic or polytetrafluoroethylene, or PTFE, surrounded by various ingredients such as flavors, wax and other substances, according to Thomas P. Donnelly, D.D.S. Oth... More »

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To floss with braces, use at least 18 inches of waxed floss and thread the floss over the wire, then between the teeth. Floss slowly and carefully, then remove the floss and rethread it between the next pair of teeth. Al... More »

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To get white teeth, brush, floss and use mouthwash consistently, go to the dentist, minimize habits that discolor the teeth, and use whitening products. Results from certain whitening products can be seen within a few da... More »

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According to Breath MD, the most effective way to alleviate garlic breath is to thoroughly brush your teeth, scrape you tongue, floss between the teeth and then use a mouthwash. When you do not have access to the supplie... More »

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