12Sep
2017
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5 Ways to Know Your Kids Are Old Enough to Brush Their Own Teeth

5 Ways to Know Your Kids Are Old Enough to Brush Their Own Teeth

Your children need to have their teeth brushed from the time the first one erupts. That means you as a parent are going to be shouldering the work early on. Your child first needs to learn to spit out toothpaste and eventually how to brush on his or her own. But how can you know […]

05Sep
2017
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Help Your Kids Brush Their Way to a Longer Life!

Help Your Kids Brush Their Way to a Longer Life!

Did you know that proper brushing and flossing can actually increase the length of a person’s life? This has been the subject of a number of studies. Why is good dental health connected to a person’s lifespan? Here are just a few of the reasons. The Link Between Oral Hygiene and a Longer Life According […]

26May
2017
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Does Your Child Need to Floss? Why Brushing Alone Isn’t Enough

Brushing at least twice a day is an important part of a good oral care routine for your kids. But is brushing enough on its own? We’re going to discuss two important reasons that flossing is necessary for proper dental care at home. #1 Flossing Covers More Surface Area A toothbrush alone can’t reach every […]

28Apr
2017
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4 Ways to Help Your Pre-Teen Defeat Bad Breath

Bad breath is caused when bad bacteria builds up in the mouth. Today, we’re going to focus on helping your pre-teen to conquer bad breath in 4 easy steps. This is important for kids, especially as they get a little older, because the other kids at school can be merciless, and bad breath can really […]

24Mar
2017
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Will Your Child Benefit from Using Mouthwash?

Dental care is different for parents and children. One thing that you as an adult should be using is mouthwash. You may wonder if your child should be using mouthwash as well. Here are a few points to help you determine if your child needs to take this additional step, and a few tips for […]

14Mar
2017
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Helping Your Adolescent to Maintain Healthy Gums

Helping Your Adolescent to Maintain Healthy Gums

Teens are a high risk for gum disease thanks to the hormone changes that take place during puberty. This makes a good oral care routine for those nearing or going through the adolescent years vital. What are some indicators of gum disease, and how do you know when it’s time to schedule a dental appointment? […]

02Mar
2017
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Dental Hygiene for Children: Brushing and Flossing Tips

When it comes to children, instilling good dental hygiene habits as young as possible is vital. In fact, it is a good idea to brush your child’s teeth from the eruption of the first tiny tooth. When your child is old enough, it’s time to teach him or her to take care of those teeth […]

10Feb
2017
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What Are Your 2017 Dental Goals?

It is important to set and work toward goals in order to make good progress. This holds true with every aspect of life, including health. So what goals have you set for your children for 2017? Here are a few good objectives to keep in mind that can lead to better dental health both now […]