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Help your child prevent cavities

7 Ways to Help Your Child Prevent Cavities

It can be a challenge for any parent to get their child to brush and floss regularly and effectively. But once you have instilled this good behavior, those habits will help prevent cavities and save them from future tooth pain.  The Importance of Preventing Cavities  An untrained person may not be able to identify tooth…
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Tooth fairy around the world

7 Fascinating Tooth Fairy Traditions From Around the World

The tooth fairy is a fun tradition that keeps children excited about the development of their bodies, providing a reward as they lose their baby teeth. But traditions vary worldwide, and you might be surprised to learn how other cultures celebrate the loss of baby teeth. Discover the wide variety in baby teeth traditions. 1.…
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Early intervention orthodontics

Early Intervention Orthodontics: What Is It and How Can It Help My Child?

Have you ever noticed how many kids have braces? Orthodontists and pediatric dentists estimate that 45% of kids require braces to help correct a misaligned bite. And, nearly 75% of kids could use braces to help straighten their teeth and improve their facial shape. But how do parents know if their kids need braces, and…
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Know what a palate expander does

Just for Kids: 3 Things To Expect if You’re Getting a Palate Expander

So, you just left the dentist, and you were told that you need a palate expander. We bet you have so many questions. But, you should know that a palate expander is nothing to worry about. Many kids, just like you, have a palate expander, or have had one in the past, and now have…
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Is your preteen reluctant to get braces

My Preteen Needs Braces but Doesn’t Want Them — Now What?

If your teen is reluctant to get braces, trust that you are not the only parent facing this battle. Preteens love to push back and make their own decisions. They are beginning to figure out who they are, and  while their overall appearance is more important than ever, it gets much more confusing as puberty…
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