Overcoming Resistance to Toddler Tooth Brushing

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As a parent, few things can be more frustrating than battles with your toddler over brushing their teeth. However, it is essential not to see toddler tooth brushing as a fight you need to “win.” Instead, approach it as an opportunity to nurture healthy lifelong habits and create a bond with your child. With empathy,…

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Why Is Good Dental Hygiene Important?

The effects of poor dental hygiene can range from tooth decay to periodontal disease, and loss of teeth. Luckily, maintaining a good dental hygiene regimen, including regular professional teeth cleaning and dental examinations can prevent most of these problems. If you choose not to maintain good dental habits (including brushing and flossing), you are putting…

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Avoiding Baby Bottle Tooth Decay

Baby Bottle Tooth Decay (formerly nursing caries) – is a dental condition that occurs in children between 12 months and 3 years of age as a result of being given a bottle at bedtime, or at will breast feeding, resulting in prolonged exposure of the teeth to milk or juice. Caries are formed because pools of…

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Give the Gift of Dental Health

Holiday season is a time of great joy bringing families and loved ones together from all points around the globe. It is also a time of over indulging on holiday sweets and treats. The consumption of these cookies and candies have the potential to create some real damage to your dental health. So what about…

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