Tag Archives: brushing

Nothing to Worry About

The gentleman obviously takes pride in his teeth: I get my teeth cleaned every six months. I also brush and floss my teeth several times a day. As a result, I’ve grown accustomed to hearing nothing but praise from the … Continue reading

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Dialogue on a Non-Existent Product

In which we talk back to a puff piece on another dental gizmo… You know something? Why, yes. Yes, we do. In fact, we know a lot of things. Brushing one’s teeth every single day is ideal, but there are … Continue reading

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Stat!: Brush & Floss as I Say, Not as I Do?

Percent of Americans who would be “most disturbed” if their romantic partner went without deodorant for a week: 24 Percent who would be “most disturbed” if they went without brushing or flossing for a week: 59 Percent of Americans who … Continue reading

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Mouthwash Isn’t a Toothbrush or Floss

Oh, the news – or what passes for news – that we almost missed while taking a break from blogging: Us Magazine‘s headline of Jessica Simpson saying,     “I just use Listerine – and sometimes I’ll use my sweater,” … Continue reading

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Stat!: How Well We Take Care of Our Favorite Physical Feature

Most attractive physical feature, according to Americans: smile   Dave Durden/Flickr   Percent of female adult Americans who brush their teeth at least twice a day: 86 Percent of males who do: 66 Percent of adult Americans who floss daily: … Continue reading

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