Important Facts About Flossing

Important Facts About Flossing

It’s nine o’clock on a school night, and your kids are getting ready for bed. Some days, just the simple act of brushing their teeth is a hassle. Even more, trying to get them to floss seems like an impossible task. But, there are several health benefits that make flossing more than worth the effort. Read on for some fun facts about flossing and why it should become a part of your family’s daily routine.

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How to Prevent Enamel Erosion

How to Prevent Enamel Erosion

When it comes to oral health, tooth enamel has a big job to do. Enamel is the semi-transparent, hard outer shell that protects your child’s teeth. If the enamel starts to wear down, teeth become susceptible to cavities and decay. To help ensure your child’s dental health, there are a few easy precautions you should take to prevent enamel erosion.

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Foods That Are Just as Bad as Candy

Foods That Are Just as Bad as Candy

As a parent, you probably know that candy is bad for your kids’ teeth. In order to break down a lot of sugar, the mouth has to produce acid. And, it’s this acid that leads to cavities. But, candy isn’t the only thing that’s bad for teeth. Here’s a list of foods that are just as bad as candy, that can turn a healthy grin into a not-so-healthy smile.

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