Posts Tagged: children's dental health

How Do You Get Kids to Brush Their Teeth?

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Teaching your children to brush their teeth at least twice a day and proper tooth brushing techniques is essential for their dental health. It’s estimated that 52% of children between the ages of six and eight get cavities in their baby teeth. Not only is going to a dentist in California to treat cavities costly, but…

Why Are Pediatric Dentist Visits Important?

It’s incredibly important to schedule regular pediatric dentist visits if you have young children. This is because of how common cavities are. Not only do more than 50 percent of children experience tooth decay before they turn five (according to the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry), but cavities are five times more common in children…

National Children’s Dental Health Month

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One of the biggest health problems facing children in the U.S. is tooth decay. The American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry estimates over half of all U.S. children will be affected by cavities before they reach the age of five. This makes it one of the most common chronic conditions of childhood in the country. Cavities…