Talking about the 'F' word

Data shows that people would rather do an unpleasant activity like cleaning the toilet or washing dishes than use string floss

Read how these dental hygienists have taken patients from eye-rolling to eye-popping with the Waterpik® Water Flosser

No Longer Tied Down by String Floss

by Kryssi McKiel, RDH, BS
Featured in the July issue of RDH Magazine
Armed with shiny new instruments, my brain buzzing with clinical information just itching to be put into practice, I was ready to take on gingivitis and periodontal disease.

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An Ode to the Bygone Era of String Floss

by Karen Shelton, RDH
I am an anomaly. I have flossed and I have been obsessed with my teeth since childhood. I am almost as rare as the feather of a phoenix. And yet, I have a confession to make. I no longer use string floss.

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What a Relief!

by Sherri Warshaw, RDH
The pressure is on, and I am ready for the day. In walks a 6-foot-2 woman. I shake her hand, and I am immediately making mental notes of the size of her fingers versus her oral cavity.

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RIP String Floss

by Marcia Weinstein, RDH, MS
While there may be an occasional use for you, you will no longer be part of a daily routine. You have served well in the past, but unfortunately you will not have that same role in the future.

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