Month: September 2017

Have You Been Flossing?

Long Island Hygienist explains the importance of flossing in everyone’s oral hygiene routine. It is a common misconception that flossing is not necessary for one’s oral health. Flossing is actually more important than brushing and is commonly left out of the common person’s oral health care routine. Brushing twice a day can only reach so… Read more »

Periodontal Disease Often Silent and Progressive But Treatable

Periodontal or gum disease is often silent but it is progressive and can lead to tooth loss.  With proper diagnosis, periodontal disease is treatable. There are many types of periodontal or gum diseases today.  The good news is that people are living longer and they want to keep their teeth longer.  In spite of this… Read more »