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The more you know about flossing, the better. This is because the more knowledge you have, the better your flossing routine will be. So, let’s test your flossing knowledge today and maybe help you learn a little more by taking our dentist, Dr. Gerald Fujii’s, flossing quiz!

1. You should floss your teeth once a day.
A. True
B. False

2. You should floss because it improves your breath.
A. True
B. False

3. You should use ADA-approved floss to clean your teeth.
A. True
B. False

4. Water Flossers are better to use than traditional dental floss.
A. True
B. False

5. You should floss your teeth before bed.
A. True
B. False
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ANSWERS
1. A
2. B (You should floss because it removes plaque and bacteria from between your teeth and prevents dental issues.)
3. A
4. B (Water flossers aren’t as effective at removing plaque as floss.)
5. A

Do you have any questions or would you like to know more about flossing in Portland, Oregon? If so, please feel free to contact Portland Dental PC at 503-227-1693 when you get the chance. Our dental team is more than happy to help you, especially because flossing is vital for good oral health!