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7 Terrible Effects Of Skipping Floss You Need To Know Today

Since childhood, we were taught to brush teeth twice a day regularly. But, neither our parents nor we understood that only brushing is not enough to kill the germs and plaque in our mouth. There should be something more sleek and adjustable kind of stuff to clean our teeth completely without any defect.

So, inventors combined their days and nights, blood and sweat to make a revolutionary product for our dental health. And guess what they came up with? Yes, it's none other than floss. The product that has changed millions of lives and made our lives easier.

But, if you are planning to skip the floss for once also, then you need to know what bad are you going to do with your health. Read these terrible effects of skipping floss and dare not to skip it from now.

7 Terrible Effects Of Skipping Floss You Need To Know Today

7 Terrible Effects Of Skipping Floss You Need To Know Today

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#1 Gum disease

#1 Gum disease

If your gum bleeds while brushing, then you're surely having a gum disease. Using floss at this time will be the best option to reduce the problem.

#2 Cavities

#2 Cavities

Without flossing, your mouth develops bacteria and causes a cavity.

#3 Bad breath

#3 Bad breath

With the help of floss, you can clean the places that are beyond your brush's reach. And if you don't use floss, food stays stuck in your mouth for a long period of time, producing foul breath. 

#4 Pneumonia 

#4 Pneumonia 

While inhaling bacteria, your lungs can get infected and can further lead to pneumonia.

#5 Pregnancy Complications

#5 Pregnancy Complications

If mother is facing any type of gum disease, then the risk of producing premature kid increases a lot. Hence, it can further lead to more complications. 

#6 Erectile Dysfunction 

#6 Erectile Dysfunction 

Studies have proven that the poor dental health and erectile dysfunction are pretty much correlated to each other. Periodontitis is a symptom of erectile dysfunction. So, it's quite important to take care of your mouth.

#7 Head and neck cancer

#7 Head and neck cancer

Periodontitis has the power to cause the cancerous cells in the mouth, that can further spread to other areas of the body.

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