21Nov
2017
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3 “Healthy” Food Options That Are Not Great for Teeth

3 “Healthy” Food Options That Are Not Great for Teeth

Kids love to have snacks between meals, and parents who try to provide healthy snacks for kids are on the right track. However, it is important to note that some snacks that seem to have nutritional value may still not be the best thing for your child’s teeth. Here are three snack options that most […]

14Nov
2017
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3 Reasons to Schedule a Dental Appointment by the End of the Year

3 Reasons to Schedule a Dental Appointment by the End of the Year

If you don’t already have dental appointments for your kids between now and the end of the calendar year, you may have good reason to schedule one. Here are three reasons to set up a dental appointment before the new year begins. #1 Get Your Two Annual Cleanings Your kids should be having two cleanings […]

27Oct
2017
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5 Gentle Ways to Soothe a Teething Baby

5 Gentle Ways to Soothe a Teething Baby

Many parents are particularly concerned about using any kind of medication on an infant. For this reason, a parent may be at a loss for how to help a teething child deal with the pain that comes along with the eruption of new teeth. While a number of companies make “homeopathic” gels or tablets, the […]

20Oct
2017
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The 3 Bests Fruits for Your Child’s Teeth

The 3 Bests Fruits for Your Child’s Teeth

A great way to provide kids with a sweet snack without all the refined sugars that can lead to tooth decay is to pack fresh fruit. What are some of the best fruits for helping your child to maintain a healthy and happy smile? Here are 3 that we recommend. Apples – Eating an apple […]

10Oct
2017
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Insurance Reminders as the End of the Year Nears

Insurance Reminders as the End of the Year Nears

We are in the final quarter of the calendar year, and that means a number of things when it comes to dental insurance. Here are a few reminders so that you can be sure the kids have the dental insurance they need for upcoming cleanings and should any emergencies arise. Don’t miss out on covered […]

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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preventing baby bottle tooth decay

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 […]

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