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February is National Children’s Dental Health Month!

Tips for National Children’s Dental Health Month

  • What should parent know about children’s dental health?
    • Start brushing as soon as the first tooth appears
      • Use a small about of toothpaste ( about the size of a pea)
      • Start a good routine- having a routine helps brushing and flossing habits for later in life.
      • Keep brushing your teeth fun! Play the child’s favorite song or have a tooth brushing game.
      • Generally, we would like the child to see the dentist around age 2 or 3.
  • Other tips and suggestions: