Oral Care Tips for Parents with Toddlers

26 February 2019
26 February 2019, Comments: 0

Amid all the many tasks being a parent involves, a child’s oral health can be overlooked until a dental problem arises. A good oral health regime, including regular dentist appointments, is important for your toddler.

Key takeaways:

  • Baby teeth are important and need caring for, as they act as “space savers” for the later adult teeth.
  • Using a soft toothbrush and the correct quantity of fluoride toothpaste aids healthy teeth in children.
  • Mouth breathing can lead to conditions such as periodontitis and should be discussed with your dentist.

“Regular dental checkups with a specialist help prevent dental problems like tooth decay before they arise.”

Read the full story here :

https://www.drmichaels.com/blog/why-does-my-child-have-cavities-despite-regular-brushing

 

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