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2011-11-07 19:09:34
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More than 3 million miles of dental floss are bought each year in North America - an average of 18 yards per person.


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No dental floss does not stretch.

You must dental floss because if you don't plaque will grow off the food in your mouth.

You can buy refill dental floss for your Glide dental floss tool at most grocery stores. If it has handles and prongs at the top, this is where the refill goes. You can also check big box stores.

Most dental floss brands are not biodegradable nor do they come in biodegradeable packaging. Ceraplast is a company that makes biodegradable and compostable floss pick.

Dental floss is a string kind of thing (hard to explain) which you put in between your teeth and go up and down, as a result any plaque between the teeth will be removed.WARNING:Do not swallow the dental floss.

Floss holder and dental floss sticks come in either a "knife" shape or a "Y"shape.

You pull a thread between your teeth. Floss is a term for a thread used in embroidery - now used for dental floss.

Glide floss, now called Crest Glide floss, is a dental floss made of ePTFE ( Expanded Polytetrafluoroethylene); it is used for cleaning between teeth.

It is recommended that dental floss be used at least daily to prevent tooth decay and gum disease between the teeth.

Dental floss is an ancient invention. Researchers have found dental floss and toothpick grooves in the teeth of prehistoric humans. Levi Spear Parmly (1790-1859), a New Orleans dentist is credited as being the inventor of modern dental floss (or maybe the term re-inventor would be more accurate). Parmly promoted flossing with a piece of silk thread in 1815.

dental floss has been invented for healthy oral purpose..It is used to get rid of debri or collective food that are trapped between teeth and cannot be released by toothbrush on i t's own..So go get yourself a floss!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

Try using a different brand of floss, it's never been a problem for me.

Health & Glow stores the cost of 50 floss @Rs.89.

Dental term- you use floss between your teeth daily as part of your regular hygiene.

It's called dental floss. Using floss, you can remove food and plaque between the teeth.

Dental Floss. Good luck on Pogo!

Some flavored dental floss can be harmful to your teeth because it can leave behind a waxy residue causing bacteria particles to stick. Look for flavored unwaxed dental floss instead.

That is equal to the bacteria on your toothbrush, it depends on how often you get a new one. But dental floss is usually cut and tossed away after use, so I´d say the leftover floss is pretty clean. In any ways, if you do not soak the floss in a bacteria-infested liquid, it´s not dangerous to your health at all.

It's strong enough to get food out of your teeth.

When I was younger, I used to swallow dental floss. One day, I was going to the bathroom, and it started to hurt. When I got up, the dental floss was coming out of my butt. My parents called the doctor and they said, not to bother it. I ate a lot of soft foods and drank plenty of water. A couple hours later, it slid right out.

I've hung my daughters photo (in a matted frame) by floss over the nail - for at least a month & a 1/2 now. I'd say it weighs about 2 pounds! Amazing. I love floss. & not just because I'm a dental hygienist. Waxed, minty floss. Who knew it could be so useful?!

floss and have their teeth cleaned by a dental hygienist

nothing but cheetah man thongs, and dental floss

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