In 2016 Associated Press published an article with surprising claims:
There’s little proof that flossing works. Still, the federal government, dental organizations and manufacturers of floss have pushed the practice for decades. Dentists provide samples to their patients; the American Dental Association insists on its website that, “Flossing is an essential part of taking care of your teeth and gums.” (Donn, Associated Press)
Recently there seems to be a revival of talk concerning this article, and of course people want to know: Is Flossing Really Necessary?