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Did You Know... (Part 3)

  • Cavities or tooth loss may also make it difficult for a child to eat properly and this can impact their overall level of health. Speech development can also be affected by premature tooth loss.
  • Proper tooth brushing instructions involves 4 things: a soft toothbrush, this helps remove plaque below the gum line that can cause periodontal disease. toothpaste with fluoride - use a pea sized amount. the correct angle of brushing (45 degree angle along the gum line). brushing in a ...
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Did You Know... (Part 2)

  • Never dip a pacifier in anything sweet; it can lead to serious tooth decay.
  • Every year, kids in North America spend close to half a billion dollars on chewing gum.
  • Only 40% of young people age 6 to 19 had ever had cavities in their lives. That’s down from 50% a decade ago.
  • More than 51 million hours of school are lost each year by children due to dental-related illness.
  • Just 40% of children in poor or near-poor poverty level had a preventive den...
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Did you know... (Part 1)

  • The American Academy of Pediatrics, the American Dental Association and the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry recommend the first dental check-up at 12 months of age.
  • Children have a total of 20 baby (primary) teeth.
  • Some baby teeth can remain in the mouth until age 13 or longer.
  • Baby teeth need to be cleaned regularly starting as soon as they enter the mouth.
  • More than 40% of children have tooth decay by age 5.
  • Before the teeth e...
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Thank you for coming in and teaching us how to take care of our teeth. We had fun brushing the fish and dragons teeth!
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Haleigh, Lela, Oliva, Nathon, Cole, Bryce, Brock, Sam, Evan & Chloe 

Thank you for coming in and teaching us how to take care of our teeth. We had fun brushing the fish and dragons teeth!
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