When Should I Take the Pacifier Away?

When Should I Take the Pacifier Away?

Experts on parenting and health have long had conflicting views on the use of pacifiers as a means of comforting babies. While some children never show an interest in using a pacifier, others become very attached. From a pediatric dentistry perspective, long-term use...
How to Handle Two Rows of Teeth “Shark Teeth”

How to Handle Two Rows of Teeth “Shark Teeth”

Did you know that a shark has thousands of teeth throughout its lifetime? In fact, sharks usually have five rows and up to 3,000 teeth at one time! In contrast, humans only have one row of teeth so it is natural be concerned if your child seems to be growing a second...
Make Oral Care and Flossing Fun for Kids

Make Oral Care and Flossing Fun for Kids

Even adults take years of dental visits and encounters of gingivitis and cavities to learn that flossing is important. Making flossing a daily habit in early childhood has a long lasting impact including lower dental expenses, less pain and emergencies, and positive...
Choosing the Best Toothpaste for Your Child

Choosing the Best Toothpaste for Your Child

Choosing the Best Toothpaste for Your Child Thinking about switching your child’s toothpaste? Here are a few tips you can consider to make sure you are picking out the right toothpaste for your little one. Det optimala sättet är att ta ett piller en timme före det...
Teeth Healthy Snacks for School

Teeth Healthy Snacks for School

Great dental care for kids in Hacienda goes beyond brushing and flossing. A balanced diet that is rich in nutritious, low-sugar foods is also important for maintaining a beautiful smile.  If your child consumes too many sugar-filled sodas, sweetened fruit drinks or...