Lifting The Lid on Dental Hygiene: Why You Really Need to Floss! [Audio] - Hope 103.2

Lifting The Lid on Dental Hygiene: Why You Really Need to Floss! [Audio]

An expert explains how to look after your gums, why we really should floss, and how to make a trip to the dentist less terrifying for kids.

Listen: Sam and Duncan chat with Sydney-based Oral Health Therapist Patrick Westhoff

By Ally BarnesMonday 28 Oct 2019Hope BreakfastHealth and WellbeingReading Time: 1 minute

Dental hygiene isn’t just about teeth. Good oral health can also help prevent a number of diseases.

Sam and Duncan spoke to Patrick Westhoff, an oral health therapist, about the importance of using soft toothbrushes that don’t make your gums bleed, flossing regularly, and how to make a trip to the dentist less terrifying for kids.