How often should I brush my teeth?
You should brush your teeth at least twice a day. Ideally, you should brush your teeth after every meal and before you go to bed.
When should I floss?
Flossing should be done once a day before bedtime.
What is plaque?
Plaque is a sticky substance that coats your teeth. It is made up of bacteria, mucus, and food particles.
What is tartar?
Tartar, also known as calculus, is a hard calcified deposit that forms on teeth and below the gums. It is mostly composed of minerals from saliva and food debris.
What is gingivitis?
Gingivitis is an inflammation of the gums caused by bacteria. It can lead to more serious gum disease and cavities if left untreated.