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 […]

26Apr
2017
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3 Reasons Your Child Needs to Floss Every Day

Flossing is vital to your child’s oral health. A toothbrush can only reach a relatively small percentage of the surface area of a tooth. Flossing gets too far more of the tooth surface by reaching between the teeth and even getting below the gumline. Here are 3 important reasons your child should be flossing every […]

21Jan
2017
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BRSH FLSS Pediatric Dentist San Diego Mommy Teaching Daughter to Brush

Help Your Children Brush Their Way to a Longer Life

You may have heard that the gap between the lifespan of men and women has decreased due to a 4.6-year increase in life expectancy for men. What does this have to do with your child’s teeth? One of the primary reasons cited for this rapid increase in life expectancy is oral health. Researchers discovered that […]