Childhood tooth decay is a prevalent health problem for many children. A sugary drink, such as fruit juice, could be one of many culprits. Here are some recommendations to help prevent tooth decay and information on what can cause it.
Explaining the whys and hows of good oral healthcare to children often results in describing a tooth monster. An alternative and effective technique to promote good oral hygiene is to break down how cavity formation happens. This post describes the process and how to avoid cavity formation.
There are many reasons to take your child to see the Orthodontist at age 7. Early intervention can prevent crowding and underbites and expose other issues that require early treatment.