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5 Ways You Can Take Care of Your Infant`s Oral Health

Posted by on 02-01-2015 23:26:00

Taking care of infant`s oral health is very important, as poor oral health leads to serious dental complications when the babies grow up. The parents play a crucial role in taking care of oral health, and promoting good oral habits in infants, until the baby`s first dental visit.

1. Clean your baby`s gums regularly

Just because there are not any teeth does not mean the mouth does not need to be cleaned regularly. The doctors advise you clean your baby`s teeth daily with a soft Read more...


Treating Tooth Cavities in Children

Posted by on 02-01-2015 23:24:00

Dental caries is the most common dental disease in toddlers and children. It is a chronic disorder that causes teeth cavities. It is more common than bronchitis or asthma in children. While tooth decay may look little less dangerous than other diseases, but dental caries or tooth decay is often linked to bigger health risks like obesity and malnutrition.

Some of the problems caused by tooth cavities
  • Bleeding and severe tooth pain
  • Dental abscess
  • Infe


How to Handle Dental Emergencies

Posted by on 01-22-2015 04:23:00

Many people tend to neglect dental injuries or teeth discomfort. A dental injury should be taken seriously, and the victim should meet a dentist immediately. The quicker you go to a dentist, the better he have a chance to save your tooth. In case of a dental emergency, the following procedures are useful to temporarily comfort the pain.
The following content shouldn`t be considered as a medical advice; it`s meant for informational purposes only.
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