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First Aid for Food or Debris Stuck Between Teeth

When you feel something stuck between your teeth, try one or more of these tips to help remove it.


1.Floss normally.
2.If flossing normally doesn't work, tie a knot in your floss and carefully place the floss between your teeth and pull the knot through gently.
3.If the first two do not work, a little trick is to place a toothpick in between the two teeth where the item is lodged. Push it in slightly so it stays in place and keep it there for a minute or two. This allows your teeth to move slightly. Push on the toothpick once more so the teeth will move a bit further and wait a couple of minutes again. Then remove the toothpick and try flossing again.

If you still can't get it out, let us give it a try. We've got a few tricks up our sleeves.