06Apr
2018
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Want Kids with Healthier Teeth? Eat Dinner Together

Want Kids with Healthier Teeth? Eat Dinner Together

It is sad but true that many families don’t even eat a single meal together each day. We’re all so busy that parents may not always be home for dinner, leaving the kids to fend for themselves with whatever is leftover in the fridge. However, eating dinner together as a family every night may help […]

03Apr
2018
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Dental Care – You Are the Best Role Model Your Child Can Have

Dental Care – You Are the Best Role Model Your Child Can Have

Maybe you have struggled with dental health, but you want your kids to do better. Improving your own oral hygiene routine may be the most important factor. Here are a few things you can do to set the example for your kids and be a role model that leads to a lifelong happy smile. Show […]

27Mar
2018
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7 Snack Ideas for Healthier Teeth and Gums

7 Snack Ideas for Healthier Teeth and Gums

We often equate the word snack with the idea that something has to be bad for you. Kids love to snack, but you want to protect their teeth. Well here are 7 ideas for healthy snacks that will satisfy your child’s hunger without posing a risk to his or her teeth and gums. Raw vegetables […]

20Mar
2018
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4 Techniques for Better Brushing

4 Techniques for Better Brushing

You want your kids to have healthy teeth, and that means brushing the right way. But perhaps you grew up in a household where brushing wasn’t considered that important. How can you teach your kids to brush the right way if you have never learned? Here are 4 tips to help you teach good brushing […]

13Mar
2018
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Diabetes – How It Can Affect Your Child’s Oral Care

Diabetes – How It Can Affect Your Child’s Oral Care

In the United States, diabetes is a plague that afflicts just shy of 1 in every 10 adults. However, children must also deal with this health condition. Nearly a quarter of a percent of youths under the age of 20 have some form of diabetes with type 1 patients outnumbering type 2 patients three to […]

09Mar
2018
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Getting Your Child Ready for a Root Canal

Getting Your Child Ready for a Root Canal

There may be no more terrifying term in the dental industry than root canal. Of course, your child probably doesn’t know that, so it is up to you as a parent to prepare your child for the procedure in a way that will minimize anxiety. How can you do so? Here are a few tips […]

02Mar
2018
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Preparing Your Child for a Dental Filling

Preparing Your Child for a Dental Filling

Many people suffer from anxiety when it is time to be in the dentist’s chair, and that’s even just for a cleaning. Imagine how a child may feel about coming into the office for a filling if he or she doesn’t know what to expect. There is really nothing to worry about, so here are […]

27Feb
2018
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3 Tips for Cleaning Teeth with Braces

3 Tips for Cleaning Teeth with Braces

If your child has braces, it is clear that you as a parent understand the importance of good oral health. Otherwise, why would you spend so much money to correct your child’s smile? However, while braces can straighten teeth, creating an aesthetically pleasing appearance and a properly aligned bite, they can also pose a challenge […]

20Feb
2018
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3 Reasons to Get Space Maintainers for Your Child

3 Reasons to Get Space Maintainers for Your Child

Space maintainers can be very important for your child’s dental health. While baby teeth may seem unimportant – after all, they fall out naturally – they play a vital role, and you don’t want your child losing them prematurely. But in case it happens, space maintainers can save the day. Here are 3 reasons to […]

16Feb
2018
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What to Expect at Your Child’s First Dental Visit

What to Expect at Your Child’s First Dental Visit

The American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry recommends that parents schedule a baby’s first dental visit as soon as that first tiny tooth emerges (usually around 6 months of age), but at least by your child’s first birthday. What can you expect at this initial dental visit? Here’s what it is like at BRSH+FLSS Pediatric Dentistry. […]

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