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Teeth Grinding: Why Your Child Does It and How to Prevent It

kids dentists When your child settles down to go to sleep, the last thing you expect to hear as a parent is the sound of them grinding their teeth. But childhood teeth grinding is more common than you think. In fact, approximately 30% of children grind their teeth while they're sleeping or in response to stress. Teeth grinding can be very bad for your child's teeth just like it can be for adults. But what ex Learn More

5 Times You Need to Be Concerned About Your Child’s Teeth

dentists While your child's baby teeth may begin to fall out by the time they're six years old, their early dental health still plays an important part in their overall health. Tooth decay is five times more common than childhood asthma, and kids with poor dental health are up to three times more likely to miss school as a result of dental pain. Regular brushing and dental visits are essential for keeping Learn More

How to Make Dental Care More Fun for Kids

preventative care Developing good oral hygiene habits is something that should be ingrained from a young age. Oral hygiene habits such as brushing teeth at least two times a day, daily flossing, and regular dental checkups help prevent oral health problems such as tooth decay, gum disease, and tooth infection. However, it's not easy developing these habits in kids, since they often view such things as boring cho Learn More