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Keep Teeth Clean, Floss After Eating

Clean away the food that is stuck between your teeth help keeping your teeth healthy. It is EASY! You can use floss stick to clean your teeth!

First, Wash your hands.
Second, glide the floss on the floss stick into the gap between your teeth. If the gap is tight, wiggle the floss into it. Start from the front teeth.
Third, move the floss UP and DOWN the side of the teeth a few times. This scrap away the food that is stuck between teet
Lastly, move on to the next gap. So on and so forth until you clean all the gaps.

It is that EASY!


Collect all the cards with different Indigenous arts by picking up a floss stick from the Strathcona Breakfast program.

Learn more about flossing and dental health!

A 6 years old girl demonstrates flossing and brushing

Floss Dance

Why Floss? (Kids edition)

What causes cavities? (TED-Ed)

Save money on dental treatment

Contact Strathcona Community Dental Clinic

The Strathcona Floss Stick Program aims to help improve general dental health of children in the community by providing free dental floss stick on a regular basis to encourage development of good oral hygiene habit.

Please feel free to contact us for more information about the program and how you can help us.