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When Should My Child Start Using Mouthwash?

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The use of fluoride mouthwash is recommended for children ages 7 and older, provided the child can perform the activity....

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What are Dental Sealants?

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Dental Sealants are a thin plastic-like coating that fill in the grooves on the chewing surfaces of the teeth and...

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Ditch the bottled water

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Did you know that your bottled water habit could indirectly promote tooth decay? Of course bottled water doesn’t contain sugar...

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Is Chewing Gum Healthy for my Child?

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Chew away! Mom’s, don’t be too quick to say no when your child picks up a pack of gum in...

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What is a Pediatric Dentist?

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Pediatric dentistry is the specialty of dentistry that focuses on the oral health of infants, toddlers, children and teens.  After...

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Why should I take my child to a Pediatric Dentist?

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A pediatric dentist is uniquely qualified to treat a child who is having his or her first  dental visit, treating...

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Does my child need a mouth guard to play sports? What kind should I choose?

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Yes! Mouth guards should be worn by both children and adults when playing any type of contact sports (football, hockey,...

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What should I do if my child falls and knocks out a permanent tooth?

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Remain calm. Locate the tooth and pick it up by the chewing surface (not the root). If the tooth is...

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Night Grinding

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Studies have shown that night grinding occurs, in one form or another, in most children. It is usually not a...

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What is a topical fluoride treatment?

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A topical fluoride treatment is applied at the dentist office after your child has received a professional cleaning. Usually a...