How Drinking Water Affects Your Child’s Teeth

Clean water is important to the health of all living things. The human body up made of 70% water. Drinking water, especially unfiltered tap water, has many chemicals and solid impurities within it. Toxic contaminants may also exist in the… Continue Reading →

Helping Your Child’s Sensitive Teeth

There are many reasons why your child’s teeth may be sensitive. Tooth sensitivity can be caused by erosion, decay, chipped teeth, receding gums, teeth grinding, fillings, crowns, and damaged enamel. Here’s how you can help decrease your child’s sensitive teeth… Continue Reading →

Getting Your Child To Stop Using Their Mouth To Open Things

Lots of kids (and adults) use their teeth to open things. Maybe there are no scissors handy, or maybe their hands just aren’t strong enough to rip open a package without help. Whatever the reason, this seemingly harmless habit is… Continue Reading →

Fun Facts About Animal Teeth

We’re pretty familiar with our teeth as they’re in our mouth all the time, but we’re not nearly as familiar with teeth in the animal kingdom. Some animal teeth are similar to ours, but the majority are much different when… Continue Reading →

3 Quick Tooth Tips For Your Child

While helping your children take care of their teeth is important, it’s also important to remember that you also want to help instill good dental hygiene habits that will carry with them through adulthood. Helping your children learn to care… Continue Reading →

What Is Bottle Rot?

As your child’s first teeth start poking through, its crucial that you take care of their mouth and oral health during this time of development. Many parents think giving your child a bottle to use them to sleep or comfort… Continue Reading →

Using the Tooth Fairy to Improve Dental Habits

The Tooth Fairy, much like Santa or the Easter Bunny, is a (spoiler alert!) mythical character used to bring enjoyment to your child during special occasions. While the primary objective of the Tooth Fairy has been to bring smiles to… Continue Reading →

Should My Teen Use Teeth Whitening Agents?

As children go through adolescence, personal confidence in their looks becomes a crucial part of their self-esteem. Plenty of teenagers worry about the look of their eyes, the shape of their nose, and the brilliance of their smile. Unfortunately, many… Continue Reading →

How Much Soda Is Too Much Soda?

Multiple studies show a strong relationship between sugary, acidic drinks and tooth decay, especially in children as their teeth are still going through the developmental stages. Heavy consumption has also been associated with various complications outside of oral health including… Continue Reading →

Foods To Avoid After A Cavity Filling

When your child gets a cavity filled, their mouth can remain sensitive for a period of time following the procedure. In this case sensitivity is normal, but to keep the filling in place and the area unaffected, it’s important to… Continue Reading →

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