Brushing Alone Is Not EnoughMany people believe that brushing one’s teeth is enough, when in fact brushing alone misses more than half the germs in your mouth. It is important to clean between the teeth, as well as your tongue, cheeks and floor of your mouth. Your mouth contains more germs than there are people on the Earth! So, remember to brush, floss and rinse with mouthwash to ensure your cleaning every surface within your mouth.