Flossing—The Right Product Can Make All the Difference
If you love to floss, raise your hand. Yeah, yeah, yeah…I see you oral hygiene geeks out...Read More
Bone Grafting the “easy-graft” Way
I confess to having a particular interest in periodontal treatment, implants, and bone grafting. I find all...Read More
How Many Americans DON’T Floss Their Teeth?!
It’s now official. Americans can be scientifically divided into 3 categories based on their flossing habits -...Read More
Peer to Peer: GUM Soft-Picks and GUM Proxabrush Go-Betweens
Katie Kupczyk has given up recommending floss to her patients in most treatment plans because she finds they don't use it, and since they feel guilty about that, they wind up with a negative outlook about their homecare. She found that her patients are willing to try using GUM Proxabrush Go-Betweens and GUM Soft-Picks, and they come back empowered and with improved oral health. Here, she explains why. It's no secret that patients don't floss. Everyone recommends flossing, but patients just don't do it. There are dexterity issues with flossing, and some people don't want to...Read More