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How Do You Clean the Tongue?

Posted on 9/5/2022 by Robert Leale
How Do You Clean the Tongue?We are all aware of the need of brushing and flossing our teeth at least twice daily. After eating, all food particles in the mouth are removed by brushing and flossing the teeth. The dental staff will provide you with tips on how to brush properly. Your oral health will be at its best if you brush your tongue, which the expert will also discuss with you.

How to Prevent Gum Disease?

Cleaning the tongue is important since it helps in the removal of bad mouth bacteria. When you fail to brush the tongue the bacteria in the tongue and food particles in the tongue will combine with bacteria in the mouth and cause acid to be formed. The acid erodes the teeth' enamel and will lead to tooth decay, tooth loss, and even cavities. When the tongue is cleaned this is likely to prevent gingivitis and gum disease of any kind.

What is Bad Breath?

It is crucial to clean your tongue since it aids in removing harmful oral bacteria. Failure to brush the tongue allows bacteria in the mouth to interact with food particles and bacteria on the tongue to produce acid. Acid causes tooth decay, tooth loss, and even cavities by wearing away the enamel of the teeth. Gingivitis and other gum diseases of any kind are likely to be avoided when the tongue is cleaned. Call us or visit us today for more information on preventing bad breath.

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