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In order to have the strong, healthy and top-notch smile you deserve, you need to prevent dental problems. Dental problems can severely harm your teeth and gums and even destroy your oral health. Now, dental problem prevention might be a tough task if you’re not sure how to do so. So, our dentist, Dr. Mark Warner, encourages you to test your dental problem prevention knowledge today (and hopefully learn something new) by taking the following test:

1. True or False: Brushing twice a day can help you prevent cavities and gum disease.
A. True
B. False

2. True or False: Flossing twice a day can help you prevent cavities and gum disease.
A. True
B. False

3. True or False: Attending your six-month checkups is vital when preventing dental problems.
A. True
B. False

4. True or False: Swishing with cosmetic mouthwash daily can help you maintain a top-notch oral health and prevent dental problems.
A. True
B. False

5. True or False: It’s not very important to use the right tools when cleaning the teeth and gums.
A. True
B. False
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ANSWERS

1. A
2. B (You only need to floss once a day)
3. A
4. B (Swishing with antibacterial or fluoride mouthwash assists with oral health maintenance, not cosmetic mouthwash)
5. B (It’s vital to use the right tools)

For more information and details about dental problem prevention in Oak Creek, Wisconsin, please contact Southshore Dental Group - Oak Creek when you get the chance. When you dial (414) 571-6387, our dental team will be happy to give you the answers and help you need. We’re excited to hear from you!