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

  • How Does Smoking Affect Porcelain Veneers?

    20 January 2021

    Porcelain veneers are a good investment if you wish to improve your smile. Take good care of them, and your porcelain veneers could last at least ten years, and they often last much longer with the right care. But if you are a smoker, then be aware that smoking could affect your porcelain veneers in the long run. That's why some patients try to quit smoking before having porcelain veneers placed on their teeth.

  • How To Find A Family Dentist In A New Town

    20 January 2021

    Moving to a new location is exciting, but it can be overwhelming to be thrown out of your element. At your last home, you had built a network of reliable plumbers, doctors, dentists, HVAC contractors, and other professionals who fulfilled your family's needs. When you relocate your family to another location, you will have to start all over again and find a reliable family dentist. The choice of a family dentist is quite critical because they have to suit your family's lifestyle and unique needs.

  • How Can A Dentist Help You Prevent Cavities

    8 December 2020

    Cavities are areas of decay that can affect your tooth enamel and the underlying dentin. Once your tooth enamel is damaged by decay, it will never grow back. Dentists can treat cavities by drilling away damaged tooth enamel and replacing it with dental fillings. However, prevention is best. Here are four ways a dentist can help you avoid cavities:  1. Remove plaque from your teeth. Plaque is a sticky substance that accumulates on teeth and causes cavities.

  • 2 Misconceptions You May Have About Dental Implants

    27 October 2020

    If you have recently had to have a few teeth removed, your dentist may have suggested that dental implants may be right to fill in the gaps. However, you may have heard some things about them that make you hesitate to get them. If so, below are the facts about a couple of the misconceptions you may have about what happens after you get dental implants. 1.  Your Dental Hygiene Routine Will Take More Time With Implants

  • Do You Have To Have Your Wisdom Teeth Extracted?

    10 December 2019

    Wisdom teeth are a thing of the past for most people. They pose a mild nuisance when you have them taken out, but otherwise they probably don't even cross most people's minds. However, if you're of the age where your wisdom teeth are coming in, you might be wondering if it's really necessary for them to come out at all. After all, growing in teeth is a natural process. This short guide will explain the pros and cons of keeping your wisdom teeth, and whether or not it's even a possibility for you.