A Few of the Best Sugar Substitutes for Your Child’s Teeth
Kids seriously love sugar. From cereals to candies, sugary beverages, and more — kids are bombarded with sweetness. And it’s easy for them to get addicted.… Read the rest
How to Protect Your Child from Cavities
Maybe your kids love candy a little bit too much, or they don’t take care of their teeth regularly, despite your best efforts. Cavities can be annoying, painful, and embarrassing for kids; not to mention how expensive they can be for you to fix.… Read the rest
How to Get Your Kids Excited About Their Dental Care
[:en]If you found this article, you’re probably researching different ways to get your child to enjoy the dentist office (or at least not put up a big fuss).… Read the rest
Are Dental X-Rays Safe for Children?
The X-ray has been vilified in the media, and while sensationalism is at an all-time high, there are legitimate concerns over the safety of some types of x-rays.… Read the rest
I’ve Heard about Space Maintainers? Are They Ok for My Child?
Things happen. Especially with children, things happen—scrapes, bruises, and of course, baby teeth falling out prematurely. Though the two former issues seem more immediate, baby teeth falling out are definitely an issue that needs to be dealt with as soon as possible.… Read the rest
What to do if Your Child Has a Dental Emergency
Parents need to be prepared for anything, including dental emergencies. Knowing ahead of time what to do when your child has a knocked out tooth, an excruciating toothache, or any other dental problem will make it much easier to deal with the issue.… Read the rest
Is Flossing Important for My Kids?
Flossing is a key part of keeping your child’s teeth and gums healthy. However, the American Dental Association reports that only about half of Americans floss daily.… Read the rest
Dental Sealants: Maximum Protection for Your Child’s Teeth
Brushing, flossing, and regular dental appointments will certainly go a long way toward protecting your child’s teeth from decay, but these habits won’t make them completely resistant to cavities.… Read the rest
How to Take Care of an Autistic Child’s Oral Health
Taking care of an autistic child (or a child with any type of developmental disability) presents unique challenges for dental care providers as well as parents.… Read the rest