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Ways of Protecting Your Oral Health While at Work
Posted on 10/19/2020 by Aron Geelan, DMD
Brushing at least twice a day and flossing daily are two parts of a healthy oral care regimen. However, there is no harm in brushing and flossing once or twice more in a day, especially in response to foods that stain or are sticky. Some of our patients choose to brush during their work shifts after a meal or a snack. Our professionals have compiled some ways to make workday oral hygiene more effective. Workplace Oral Care Tips For motivation, our patients should consider the impact that their smiles have on their business. A healthy smile can impress co-workers, supervisors, and customers, especially for patients with customer service or front-facing jobs. Patients should ensure that their workstations have ample toothpaste, floss, and a fresh soft-bristled toothbrush. Having the supplies on hand will make for an easier, quicker break for a mouth-cleaning. While at work, patients should refrain from sugary foods, acidic drinks, and acidic foods, replacing them with... Read more...