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Frequently Asked Questions about Orthodontic Braces

May 23, 2017

Do you have any unanswered questions about orthodontic braces? Are you looking to improve your oral health this year in ways that you may not have previously considered? Did you know you can vastly improve your smile by seeking out orthodontic treatments, such as braces, to ensure your teeth are as straight as they should be? Listed below is a set of frequently asked questions to help you gain a better understanding of the wonderful benefits of braces:
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How to Help Prevent Your Child from Getting Dental Fluorosis

May 10, 2017

What do you know about fluoride? Are you aware that it is usually added to water to help fight off tooth decay? While fluoride is typically considered useful, have you heard that consuming too much fluoride might lead to a problem known as dental fluorosis?
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How Should You Care for Your Child’s Early Tooth Brushing Needs?

April 18, 2017

How should you care for your child’s early tooth brushing needs? Typically, a child will require assistance with their daily brushing habits until they are around 6 years old. At this time, you should make sure they are brushing safely and effectively with the proper brushing techniques.
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How to Handle Your Child’s Upcoming Dental Filling Treatment

April 3, 2017

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Having a child that needs a dental filling due to a cavity can be a little stressful. It is easy to blame yourself as a parent for letting your child develop this cavity. However, you shouldn’t take it to heart. Many children develop cavities in their baby teeth. Your child’s love for sugar as well as a tendency to miss certain spots while brushing can easily lead to a cavity. Don’t feel bad, you’re not alone, and a dental filling can treat your child’s cavity.
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What You Should Know About Pulling Your Kid’s Teeth

March 20, 2017

You probably know that your child will lose their baby teeth eventually. You may also know that your child’s teeth will probably fall out on its own. Still, do you ever wonder if you should let a tooth fall out or if you should try to pull your little one’s tooth on your own?
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