What Are Pacifier Teeth and Can They Be Fixed?

Learn all about pacifier teeth

Help your child avoid extensive orthodontic problems due to thumsucking and pacifier use. As a parent, the use of a pacifier or thumbsucking (a non-nutritive sucking habit, in psychology terms) are one of the most effective ways to look after a baby and yourself. According to psychology, both activities offer a bubble of comfort, virtually…

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5 Preventive Steps You Can Take for Your Child’s Best Oral Health

Preventative dentistry for optimal oral health

We all want what’s best for our kids, and preventive steps can help protect their oral health. Parents will do whatever it takes to protect their children. But parents don’t know everything, and sometimes we don’t see the importance of preventive dentistry to keep our children healthy and their teeth strong. Thankfully, taking care of…

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Is It Safe for My Kid to Have Dental X-Rays?

Dental x-rays are safe for your child

What Parents Need to Know About the Safety of Dental X-Rays Yes, dental X-rays are a safe screening tool for your little one. Understandably, most parents are still a little skeptical. It’s your job to keep your little one healthy and safe. That’s why in today’s post, we would like to break down dental X-rays,…

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10 Healthy, Fun Easter Treats for Kids and Families

Healthy treats for your kids to enjoy this Easter

Take advantage of these fun, healthy Easter treats. Holidays are so much fun! However, all too often, they are accompanied by a disappointing trip to the dentist. If we’re not careful, holiday sweets and candies can do a number on our teeth, especially when they are enjoyed for weeks afterward. Make your kids’ dentist proud…

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When Should My Child Wear a Mouth Guard or Night Guard?

Mouth and night guard for your child

Make sure your child’s teeth are protected at all times. Many sports are considered contact sports for a reason; there is a lot of contact, and as such, the chance for injury dramatically increases. Basketball, football, soccer, hockey, cheerleading, baseball, wrestling, volleyball, you name it. If you’re like most parents, you walk a fine line,…

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