Tag: children dentistry

Are Your Teeth Prepared for Trick or Treat?

Halloween is finally here! While the kids are preparing their costumes and getting excited about all those treats, dentists and doctors are also gearing up for all those patients coming in with problems that are associated with excessive sugar intake and tooth injuries. There are three important things that we want you to remember. Hard Halloween tre ...

Category: Children, Dentistry, Dentistry Trends, Gum Disease, Gums, Halloween, Oral Health, Oral Protection, Tooth Pain

Fluoride for Toddlers – Good or Bad?

What can be cuter than a toddler giving you the biggest smile? If you have a toddler, you’d probably agree that there’s nothing you wouldn’t do to keep your little one’s smile looking perfect. And if you’re like most parents, you probably have done a little research on the things that you can do to maintain your toddler’s oral health, as well ...

Category: Children, Dentistry, Dentistry Trends, Gum Disease, Gums, Halloween, Oral Health, Oral Protection, Tooth Pain

Back-to-School Dental Checklist for Healthier Teeth

So, you’ve got everything ready and you’re excited to go back to school. Wait! How about your back-to-school dental checklist? You should not forget it because it’s going to be your key to keeping that strong, healthy, and beautiful smile – and you don’t want anything less, eh? Because we don’t want you to forget anything important, we rounded ...

Category: Children, Dentistry, Dentistry Trends, Gum Disease, Gums, Halloween, Oral Health, Oral Protection, Tooth Pain

Make Your Child’s First Dental Visit a Success

As your kids get older, their biannual dental checkups and cleanings become more important, not only for their oral health but their overall well-being as well.   But as a parent, you probably already know how the very first visit can be a little scary both for you and your little one. If you have a son or daughter who is soon to make that initial ...

Category: Children, Dentistry, Dentistry Trends, Gum Disease, Gums, Halloween, Oral Health, Oral Protection, Tooth Pain

Fun Tips to Teach Proper Dental Hygiene to Your Kids

Getting your child to start and follow a dental routine is no easy feat. Children just do not understand hygiene responsibility like adults do. Kids have to be reminded all the time when it is time to brush their teeth and on top of that, why they should actually do it.   If you are worried about your little one’s oral health, then you should of ...

Category: Children, Dentistry, Dentistry Trends, Gum Disease, Gums, Halloween, Oral Health, Oral Protection, Tooth Pain

Baby’s Healthy Mouth: First Steps to Take

Parents are the first teachers kids get to know and trust to teach them everything they need to learn. They play a big role in maintaining their children’s well-being, including their oral health.   According to the Canadian Institute for Health Information, tooth decay is accountable for about one-third of all day surgeries preschoolers have ea ...

Category: Children, Dentistry, Dentistry Trends, Gum Disease, Gums, Halloween, Oral Health, Oral Protection, Tooth Pain

How to Prepare Your Child for Dental Visits

Don’t you just love it when your child smiles? For most parents, their child’s smile is one of the best view in the world. That’s why parents also understand how important it is to keep that great smile healthy, and that can only be achieved by regularly visiting the dentist.   Unfortunately, most kids have apprehensions about going to the d ...

Category: Children, Dentistry, Dentistry Trends, Gum Disease, Gums, Halloween, Oral Health, Oral Protection, Tooth Pain

What To Do When Your Child Has a Dental Emergency

Children, especially the younger ones, are prone to accidents. Since their reflexes are not as quick as teenagers’ or adults’, they tend to damage their teeth when they fall face-flat on the ground. As parents or guardians, we don’t want to see them in pain.  However, dental emergencies are unavoidable at this point in their lives, s ...

Category: Children, Dentistry, Dentistry Trends, Gum Disease, Gums, Halloween, Oral Health, Oral Protection, Tooth Pain

What You Need to Know About Baby Teeth

Baby teeth, medically termed as deciduous teeth, are the first set of teeth in the growth development of humans and other mammals. They are also called milk teeth, and now more commonly primary teeth. They develop as early as the embryonic stage – while in the fetus – and become visible in the mouth during infancy. They are meant to be lost and ...

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How to Help Your Teething Infant

Do your baby’s cries keep you up in the middle of the night? Is he/she still crying even after you’ve just fed them, changed his diaper, and tried rocking him gently to sleep? Maybe he’s in distress. Maybe his tummy is aching Or maybe… maybe your baby is teething. Teething usually occurs somewhere between 2 and 12 months, ...

Category: Children, Dentistry, Dentistry Trends, Gum Disease, Gums, Halloween, Oral Health, Oral Protection, Tooth Pain