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Connection Between Oral Health and School Performance

There are many things we want for our children. For instance, we want them to be kind and be able to form healthy relationships with others. Parents also want their children to stay out of trouble as much as possible.… Read More »Connection Between Oral Health and School Performance

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Help! My Child is Afraid to Visit the Dentist!

Did you know that approximately 20% of all children have a fear of going to the dentist? Even with some of the best dental health care in the world, children in the United States still remain anxious, and for various… Read More »Help! My Child is Afraid to Visit the Dentist!

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Caffeine and Your Kid’s Teeth

Many parents are aware of the fact that sticky, hard, sugary snacks are not friends of their children’s teeth. So, it’s no surprise that parents often don’t want their kiddos enjoying too many Jawbreakers, caramels, and taffies, for instance. These… Read More »Caffeine and Your Kid’s Teeth

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6 Ways to Get Your Toddler Healthy Gums

Every parent understands that at some point, they’re going to have to care for their son or daughter’s teeth. It’s an integral part of helping our children stay healthy. Keeping our kid’s pearly whites in top-notch condition involves a kid-friendly… Read More »6 Ways to Get Your Toddler Healthy Gums

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How to Prevent Childhood Cavities

Cavities are things that no parent wants their child to have. But sometimes, they seem to just appear in the blink of an eye. You might think that you’ve done everything correctly. As your child gets older, you might be… Read More »How to Prevent Childhood Cavities

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Tooth-Healthy Foods for Babies Beginning Solid Diets

Parents know that at some point, their infant is going to begin to consume solid foods. For many new mothers and fathers, they concern about when exactly to make that shift. Another common worry regarding this shift is which foods… Read More »Tooth-Healthy Foods for Babies Beginning Solid Diets

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What to Look for in Your Child’s First Toothbrush

The younger our children are, the faster they grow, it seems. And that most definitely is true. It’s like we bring our children into the world, and before we know it, it’s time to start brushing their teeth. As we… Read More »What to Look for in Your Child’s First Toothbrush

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Take Your Child to the Dentist at this Age

There’s a first for everything, as you often hear people say. And there are certainly many firsts for a child. At some point, they say their first word. They eat their first piece of solid food. At some point in… Read More »Take Your Child to the Dentist at this Age

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What Should I Use to Clean My Baby’s Teeth?

So, you’re a first-time parent. Your little one is growing and developing as they should. That’s great! Despite them being healthy, however, you still have some questions as things are still new to you. Perhaps your infant just got their… Read More »What Should I Use to Clean My Baby’s Teeth?

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What Should I Do if My Child Has a Toothache?

One of the most frustrating things as a parent is seeing our children struggle but not knowing how to help. Not everything is in our power, unfortunately. For instance, when your child has a toothache, you can’t exactly make it… Read More »What Should I Do if My Child Has a Toothache?

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Dental Emergencies: What Should You Do?

It’s an unfortunate reality that many parents out there refuse to believe that their child’s baby teeth are important. (Although, it has been proven time and time again that these temporary, baby teeth are vital. In fact, they can impact… Read More »Dental Emergencies: What Should You Do?

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How Often Does My Child Need to See the Pediatric Dentist?

So many little milestones occur in the early stages of your child’s life. They say their first word. Your little one walks for the first time. They even learn how to spell and write out their name. Experiencing these milestones… Read More »How Often Does My Child Need to See the Pediatric Dentist?