Archive for July, 2014

Quick Tips for Busy Parents: Brush Up On Tooth-Brushing

Brush Up On Your Tooth-Brushing Brush Up On Tooth-Brushing Tooth-Brushing is one of the easiest methods of cavity prevention. But which type of toothbrush should your child use? Manual or powered, both can assist with keeping your child’s smile cavity-free. When choosing a manual toothbrush, look for round-ended (polished) bristles that clean while being gentle […]

5 Tips To Ease Your Child’s Dental Fears

Dental Anxiety: 5 Tips To Ease Your Child’s Dental Fears Often, the fear of the unknown is the foundation of dental fears and anxiety in children. As parents, you have the ability to prepare your children for a lifetime of positive dental experiences. Here are a few tips that Children’s Dental Center recommends to ease […]

5 Astonishing Facts About Childhood Tooth Decay

Did you know that only 44% of children brush their teeth twice a day? The Surgeon General calls tooth decay the single most common chronic childhood disease – five times more common than asthma and seven times more common than the common cold! Here are some more astonishing facts about childhood tooth decay*: Cavities are […]