16 11, 2017

Grab Their Attention

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Teaching by example is often the best way to get through to children. Good oral health habits, for instance, are often passed down from parents and older siblings to the younger family members. When young children see someone that they admire brushing their teeth and flossing as part of a daily habit they will want [...]

9 11, 2017

Healthy Alternatives

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The incidence of childhood tooth decay and obesity in the US is extremely high and we can place the blame in part, on the fact that so many of the pre-packaged snack food and drinks that our kids consume are chock full of the sugar and fats that contribute to these statistics. Other then than [...]

2 11, 2017

Injuries May Occur

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Every phase of childhood comes with its own specific challenges and risks. Studies have shown, however, that playground or sports field injuries, and falls are the most common causes of mouth injuries in particular. Risks of falling increase if the child has something in his mouth at the time. When a primary tooth has been [...]

26 10, 2017

Early Protection Pays Off

By |October 26th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Kids go through so many stages from infancy through preschool, middle school, the teenage years all the way to young adulthood, and with each age comes new challenges. Dental issues also change along with each phase of the child’s growth. Pediatric dentists have gone through the extra training and achieved the expertise to deal with [...]