23Feb
2018
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4 Tips for Avoiding Baby Bottle Tooth Decay

4 Tips for Avoiding Baby Bottle Tooth Decay

Oral health is important for infants, but it is something they cannot take care of on their own. This calls for responsible parenting and understanding how to avoid things such as baby bottle tooth decay which affects many little ones. Here are 4 tips to help you protect your child. Use the bottle for feeding, […]

13Feb
2018
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Is Cavity Prevention Really a Matter of Life and Death?

Is Cavity Prevention Really a Matter of Life and Death?

We know that dental care is important. We’ve all seen the struggle of elderly ones who no longer have their teeth. But did you know that proper oral hygiene can be a matter of life and death? Here are three reasons you want to help your kids stay cavity-free. #1 Risk of Infection When tooth […]

19Jan
2018
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3 Values to Instill in Your Children for Good Oral Care

3 Values to Instill in Your Children for Good Oral Care

What values are you working to instill in your children? We’re going to take a look at three values tied to dental care that can lead to a lifelong happy and healthy smile. Value 1 – Dental Health Matters It is important to help children understand this early on before dental issues arise. The connection […]

26Dec
2017
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4 Big Myths About Dental Care for Baby Teeth

4 Big Myths About Dental Care for Baby Teeth

We’re about to debunk four of the most harmful myths in the world of dental care for infants. If you are a new parent, be sure not to fall victim to believing one of these dental care fallacies. Myth #1 – Babies Don’t Need Two Brushings Per Day We’re not sure where this one came […]

22Dec
2017
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Caring for a Child’s Teeth Up til Age 2

Caring for a Child’s Teeth Up til Age 2

Your infant’s teeth require care from the moment the first tooth erupts. How can you help your child to keep his or her teeth clean during the first months of life? We’re going to provide you with a few pointers for caring for a child’s teeth up til age 2. Keep gums clean – Really, […]

06Oct
2017
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Does Secondhand Smoke Increase Tooth Decay? The Answer May Surprise You

Does Secondhand Smoke Increase Tooth Decay? The Answer May Surprise You

In Kobe Japan, a study was conducted that looked at the effects of secondhand smoke on the teeth of children. This is important because many children are subjected to secondhand smoke by strangers and relatives alike.  What did the study reveal? Children who are exposed to cigarette smoke as early as the age of 4 […]

08Aug
2017
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3 Best Ways to Keep a Baby’s Smile Healthy

3 Best Ways to Keep a Baby’s Smile Healthy

At BRSH+FLSS, we firmly believe that prevention is the best medicine. That means providing preventative care for your baby’s smile right from the eruption of the first tooth. How can you help your baby to avoid tooth decay and gum problems? Here are three ways:  Schedule the First Pediatric Dentist Visit: According to the American […]

20Jan
2017
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BRSH FLSS Pediatric Dentist San Diego 5 Facts About Baby Teeth

5 Facts You May Not Know About Your Baby’s Teeth

When your baby starts to experience tooth eruption, teething, and other dental firsts, you may be at a loss as far as what to do. There is a lot of information available on the Internet, and not all of it is good, so we wanted to compile this list of 5 important and interesting facts […]

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 […]