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The Good & Bad of Thumbsucking

May 15, 2017 ABC Children's Dentistry

Thumbsucking is a perfectly natural part of growing up. In fact, the American Dental Association (ADA) describes thumbsucking as a “natural reflex for children” that may help them “feel secure and happy.” But at what point does thumbsucking and pacifier use affect your child’s teeth, and when should the habit stop?

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Why Flossing Is Essential To Keeping Your Child’s Teeth Gums Healthy

May 08, 2017 ABC Children's Dentistry

One of the best things you can do in looking after your child’s teeth and gums is to teach him/her to floss. In this issue, we’ll talk about why flossing is so important.

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Find Out Why Sodas Are So Bad For Your Child’s Teeth

May 01, 2017 ABC Children's Dentistry

While an ice-cold soda may temporarily take care of your thirst, it’s also doing great harm to your teeth. Because a child’s teeth are still developing, their mouths are especially vulnerable to the dangers of soda. In this issue, we’ll talk about the harm sodas can do to your child’s teeth and provide information on … Continue reading "Find Out Why Sodas Are So Bad For Your Child’s Teeth"

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Find Out How To Select The Right Brush For Your Child

April 11, 2017 ABC Children's Dentistry

There’s definitely no shortage of options when it comes to finding the right toothbrush for your child. From manual or electric and small head or large head, to hard or soft bristles and fun themed or plain, the selections are abundant. In this issue, we’ll provide a few tips as well has talk about ways … Continue reading "Find Out How To Select The Right Brush For Your Child"

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When Should Your Child Visit The Dentist For The First Time?

April 03, 2017 ABC Children's Dentistry

In this issue, we’ll talk about why it’s crucial that your child see a dentist as recommended and provide tips for how you can make that first appointment a more enjoyable experience.

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How to Care for Children’s Teeth

December 28, 2016 ABC Children's Dentistry

Gums are the hero of the mouth. they keep your teeth secure, protect your oral bones, and battle against bacteria on a daily basis.

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Sport Drinks Have Sugar

November 27, 2016 ABC Children's Dentistry

With Spring and Summer right around the corner and all the children involved in sports, it is important to know that sport drinks may not be the best way to hydrate your child.

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