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Ways Flossing Benefits More than Oral Health


1. Improves Immunity

Did you know that flossing can actually protect you from germs and infection—beyond the gum line? It’s true; if excess bacteria accumulate on the teeth and gums, it can quickly travel through your throat to other parts of your body, such as the lungs, causing a severe case of chronic asthma or pneumonia. So if you’re prone to upper respiratory infections, like bronchitis, you best be vigilant with your oral health.

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