15Aug
2017
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3 Benefits of Dental Sealants for Children

3 Benefits of Dental Sealants for Children

Dental sealants are used on the teeth of children to help provide an extra layer of defense against cavities. The sealant is applied to the chewing surface of the teeth in a thin layer to help keep food and plaque from having an easy route through the enamel. Thus, sealants can reduce tooth decay in […]

05May
2017
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Preventing Tooth Decay with Sealants

What are dental sealants and how can they help your children to see fewer cavities? We’re going to take a closer look at the process of sealing teeth and explain why this is so important. Your children’s smiles will thank you. What Are Dental Sealants? The tooth is covered by a natural protective enamel. When […]

09Nov
2016
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The Secrets of Toddler Gum Health

When it comes to your children, you want to focus on more than teeth alone. Gum health is also of vital importance and will have a long-term bearing on the health of your child’s mouth. How can you maintain the gum health of your toddler? Here are a few important tips. Wipe Food Clear Baby […]

04Nov
2016
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Helping Infants Avoid Baby Bottle Tooth Decay

Tooth decay is rather common for infants and toddlers who use bottles and sippy cups. What causes this phenomenon and how can you help preserve your child’s teeth? Now is the time to break bad habits and help your child to start good ones that will be beneficial throughout life. What Causes Baby Bottle Tooth […]

21Oct
2016
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childs tooth enamel care

Help Your Child to Protect Tooth Enamel

Tooth enamel protects a tooth from decay. That means protecting tooth enamel is the first step in preventing cavities. This requires defending enamel from the bacteria that causes plaque and hardens into tartar.  How can you teach your children to treat tooth enamel right?  Ways to Keep Tooth Enamel Strong  Here are some things to make a […]

18Oct
2016
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The Best and Worst Drinks for Your Child’s Teeth

In the US, the average daily sugar consumption weighs in at a whopping 88 grams (picture a pile of about 30 sugar cubes). The recommended daily intake of sugars, on the other hand, is between 24 and 36 depending on factors such as gender. That means a 12-ounce can of cola exceeds the recommended limit […]

01Oct
2016
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Teach Your Children Good Brushing Habits from Tooth One

When a baby is born, all 20 primary teeth are already waiting under the gums to break free and help your baby start chewing. At around 6 months, the first baby teeth may begin to break through. The question is, when should you start helping your child cultivate good brushing habits? Get Children Brushing Young […]