Many people pick their teeth to dislodge food stuck in between them after eating. Some people use them as a habit after every meal. Meanwhile, most of them are oblivious of the danger involved in tooth picking.
People often overlook the health hazards that toothpicks pose. There are no rules that prevent people from using toothpicks. All we have are constant reminders from dentists, health care professionals and concerned citizens to inform people that tooth picking is bad for your oral health.