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Tips for teaching your kids to take care of their teeth

Healthy dental habits in kids

As a parent, you worry about your children. It’s only natural. From teaching nutrition to good study habits, watching over kids is a full-time job! One of the most challenging habits to teach your kids is good oral health. Kids can be forgetful and brushing… Continue reading

Healthy snacks for when you’re ‘On-the-Go’

We all know that brushing and flossing are important for dental health. But consuming a balanced diet rich in nutritious, low-sugar foods is also important. Sometimes life can get busy and families need to snack while away from home. Here’s a list of our favorite… Continue reading

Teeth friendly stocking stuffers

Here are a few ideas to get your little ones excited about taking care of their teeth this coming year! Continue reading

Are thumb sucking and pacifier habits harmful for a child’s teeth?

It’s completely normal for babies and young children to suck their thumb, fingers or pacifier. Sucking is a natural reflex that provides security and contentment and is a way for young babies to learn about their world. Some even begin sucking on their fingers before… Continue reading

Healthy snacks for your child’s teeth

Most kids need a morning and/or an afternoon snack. But are you choosing the best one? Many so called “healthy” snacks are actually filled with sugar that increases the risk of tooth decay. Sure, sugary snacks taste delicious, but they’re really harmful to your child’s… Continue reading

How important is flossing your child’s teeth?

Flossing is a very important part of your child’s overall oral hygiene. Brushing cleans the tops and outer surfaces of the teeth and gums, but cavities like to hide between the teeth where the brush can’t reach. Flossing is the only way to reach the… Continue reading

6 ways to prevent cavities in children

Cavities develop when there is tooth decay. Tooth decay happens when the bacteria in your mouth consume the sugars in the things you eat and drink. Over time, the bacteria forms a sticky film called plaque. This plaque gradually dissolves the enamel of the tooth… Continue reading

5 ways to make brushing teeth fun for your child

Sometimes it can be a challenge to get our kids to brush and floss their teeth everyday. So, we’ve collected a few tips to help make the whole experience easier for you and your child.

Five nutrition tips for healthy kids’ smiles

Maintaining a well-balanced and healthy diet is essential for your child’s growth and development. Good nutrition helps them do well academically and feel good about themselves. But, kids will be kids, and eating healthy might just be the last thing on their minds. We’ve compiled… Continue reading

Pediatric Dental Emergency First Aid Tips

This video covers important tips on how to handle common pediatric dental emergencies. We wanted to help parents and patients learn what to do if a dental emergency should ever occur. Feel free to share this video and slideshow with your friends and family.