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.

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A Guide to Creatively Handling a Child's Dental Health

  • 5 Things To Know About Dental Crowns

    12 February 2016

    Dental crowns are a common means to repair damaged teeth and to protect ones that have weaknesses or other issues. If you have a problem with one or more of your teeth and the dentist has suggested you go with crowns, then you want to learn all you can about them. The information below will help you to get a better understanding of what they offer and what it will be like for you to have them put on your teeth.

  • Vitamin E And Your Dental Health

    22 January 2016

    You only have one set of natural teeth and gums, so it's important to do all that you can to keep them healthy. One aspect of maintaining good oral health is achieving good nutrition – and vitamin E is one nutrient that your teeth and gums absolutely need. Here's a closer look at this vitamin and how it impacts your dental health. What role does vitamin E play in maintaining oral health?

  • Three Options For Financing Dental Care

    5 January 2016

    If you're debating visiting an dentist for an emergency visit because of the cost, you should know that there are several financing options for emergency dental care. Here are some of the best options for financing last-minute dental services.  Dental Insurance In some cases, you can get coverage for emergency dental care through your regular insurance provider. Be sure to check the details of your plan; since emergency care might fall outside of your regular network of providers, you should read the plan to see how your plan covers emergency treatment.

  • Porcelain Or Composite? Which Is The Better Choice For Your Front Tooth Crown?

    16 December 2015

    If you need to have a front tooth covered with a crown, then your dentist is likely to offer two options: porcelain and composite resin. Both of these are tooth-colored materials, which is why they are good choices for visible front teeth. However, you should weigh the pros and cons of each option before picking the one that's best for you. Porcelain Crowns Porcelain crowns are a very strong choice that should hold up well to wear and tear.

  • Teeth-In-An-Hour FAQs

    26 November 2015

    There are several types of dental implants available for patients, but many of them can take months to be completely inserted into your gums. However, there is a procedure which allows for the procedure to be completed in within an hour. If you are looking for a quick solution to missing teeth, here is what you need to know about Teeth-in-an-Hour.   What Is Teeth-in-an-Hour? Teeth-in-an-Hour is a dental implant procedure that is specifically for patients with jawbone that is strong enough to support the implants.