The Top 5 Flossing Mistakes.... Many people believe that just brushing twice daily will prevent gum disease and tooth decay, sometimes brushing won't take away bacteria which could be in between teeth and around the gumline therefore its an added advantage to floss as well as to brush your teeth..
72.4% of American households have fluorinated tap water. This mineral helps prevent tooth decay. In fact, every $1 invested in water ¬fluoridation saves $38 in dental treatment costs. Learn more about fluoride in this infographic.