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Everything Parents Need To Know About Wisdom Teeth Removal for Teens

For many teenagers, wisdom teeth removal is an important part of the dental care process.  As a parent, you may have questions such as: What are wisdom teeth? Why do they need to be removed? What does the procedure involve? This blog will answer these questions and more so that you can make an informed … Continued

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What Parents Should Know About Teeth Grinding in Kids

Bruxism, or teeth grinding and clenching, is a common habit among children. Although it may not seem like a serious condition, it can have a lasting effect on your child’s oral health if left unchecked. This blog post will discuss the causes of teeth grinding in children and what parents can do to help their … Continued

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Cavities: What Parents Need to Know

Keeping your kid’s teeth healthy is an important part of their overall health, and understanding what a cavity (dental caries) is and how to prevent them can help protect your little one from dental diseases. This blog post will explain what causes cavities, how to fight cavities, and how to treat cavities. Cavity Causers Cavities … Continued

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The Effects of Thumb Sucking on Your Child’s Teeth

As a parent, it is natural to be concerned about your child’s oral health. One common behavior that can have a lasting effect on your child’s teeth is thumb and finger sucking. While it is a natural reflex and form of comfort among young children, it can have an adverse effect on the development of … Continued

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The 6 Most Common Reasons Kids Get Toothaches at Night-How To Treat Them

Toothaches can be a common and painful occurrence for kids, especially at night when there is nothing to distract them from the pain. While toothaches may not always be preventable, understanding the most common causes of nighttime toothache in kids can help parents take steps to reduce their frequency and severity. From cavities to teeth … Continued

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Strengthening Your Child’s Teeth with the Right Foods

Providing your child with healthy dental habits and a balanced diet is key to ensuring they have strong teeth into adulthood. Knowing which foods are good for your child’s teeth and which can cause tooth decay will help you make better food choices for your little one. Let’s explore the best foods for kids’ teeth, … Continued

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Dental Sealants for Kids: Everything You Need to Know

Dental sealants are a preventative measure that can save your child a lot of pain (and you a lot of money) down the road. Here’s everything you need to know about dental sealants, including when to get them, how long they last, and whether they’re worth it.  What Are Dental Sealants? Dental sealants are a … Continued

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Cavity Treatments for Kids: Dental Crowns vs. Fillings

Cavities happen, and when they do, it’s important to take action to prevent the spread of infection and restore your child’s smile. In this blog post, we’ll talk about the two most common treatments for cavities: dental crowns and fillings. Before we do, we’ll briefly discuss what causes cavities and why it’s necessary to treat … Continued

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How to Ease Your Child’s Fears About Going to the Dentist

How to Ease Your Child’s Fears About Going to the Dentist

If your child is afraid of going to the dentist, don’t worry – you’re not alone. Fear of going to the dentist is a very common phobia among children. But there are things you can do to help ease your child’s fears and make the experience a positive one.  This blog post will discuss some … Continued

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