Tag Archives: oral health
A child’s favorite part about Halloween is the copious amounts of candy, this can be a parents biggest nightmare. Now is a good time to teach children about oral health and moderation when it comes to sweets without depriving them of Halloween fun. Too many sugary sweets can have damaging and long lasting effects on […]
Good dental health contributes positively to quality of life, self-esteem, and general wellness. People with mental illness are often less likely to make dental health a priority and, inversely, those with poor dental health may be more likely to suffer from depression and other poor quality of life decisions like smoking and drug use.
A child’s first trip to the dentist is a major milestone but many parents dread it because they don’t think their child will respond well. Fortunately, there are ways to prepare your toddler for her first visit to the dentist so that it’s a good experience for everyone. The American Academy of Pediatrics recommends that […]