A Guide to Creatively Handling a Child's Dental Health
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A Guide to Creatively Handling a Child's Dental Health

My family's dental health is important to me. Unfortunately for me, it is not as important to my little ones. Getting my kids to brush and floss on a daily basis is almost like taking on an obstacle course. I talked to my family's dentist about different methods I could try to encourage them to brush and floss on a regular basis. Some of the tricks worked, some did not. After some experimentation and talking to other parents, I was able to come up with a lot of great tips for helping kids care for their teeth. I started this blog to help other parents get creative when it comes to their kids and dental care.


A Guide to Creatively Handling a Child's Dental Health

  • Dental Implants and You: The Benefits

    18 August 2023

    Losing a tooth can be a disconcerting ordeal, impacting not just your physical appearance but also your overall dental well-being. Fortunately, dental technology has come a long way, providing effective solutions like dental implants. If you've lost some of your teeth, here are compelling reasons why you should consider dental implants. They Look and Feel Natural Dental implants are designed to blend seamlessly with your existing teeth. They are custom-made to match the color and shape of your natural teeth, making them virtually indistinguishable.

  • Is It Possible To Reverse Gum Disease? Common Questions Answered

    31 May 2023

    Gum disease is one of the oral health conditions you might get if you don't brush and floss properly and don't schedule dental cleanings. While its effects can be severe, particularly if it has progressed, you shouldn't lose hope.  The situation can change if you seek gum disease treatment right away. But, if you stay without getting treatment, your dental system's health will be significantly affected, and you might lose teeth.

  • Why It's Best To Let A Dentist Handle Teeth Whitening

    31 May 2023

    Having stained teeth can affect your life in many ways. For instance, you will lose self-confidence and probably avoid smiling in public, particularly when attending events. Luckily, you can consider teeth whitening to restore the appearance of your teeth.  You'll have two options — to whiten the teeth on your own using over-the-counter products or get professional teeth whitening treatment. In-office teeth whitening is better as it's far superior and involves minimal risks.

  • The Process For Getting Dental Implants

    19 April 2023

    Getting implants is one of the easiest ways to replace lost teeth. There are several preparation steps that you will need to go through to get the final result. All of these steps are designed to help get you ready for the final procedure. Good preparation ensures that you heal properly once you have finished the surgery. Dental Examination and Antibiotics Your dentist will do a thorough examination of your teeth and gums before they attempt to install implants.

  • Sore Tooth After A Root Canal: Is This Normal?

    17 March 2023

    Root canal treatment is generally preceded by discomfort, which probably was the reason why you sought dental care in the first place. Root canals are the removal of a tooth's pulp or nerve, and this removal is warranted when the pulp is significantly infected — with this infection being the cause of your pain. You can reasonably expect this pain to quickly subside after your root canal has been performed. So what does it mean when it doesn't?