Monthly Archive: December 2016

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Which Mouthguard is Best for Your Child

ften times I would receive the question “which mouth guard do you recommend” or “what is the best mouth guard,” and honestly it comes down to several factors. The Academy for Sports Dentistry (ASD)...

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All I Want for Christmas are my Two Front Teeth

k, maybe that was a bit cheezy, but the real focus here is eruption (teeth coming in) and sequencing (order) of your child’s teeth. Historically, children will begin getting their upper permanent front teeth...

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Why are my Kid’s Teeth Yellow?

One of the most prominent questions I would come across in my office regarding adolescents is “Why are my kid’s teeth yellow?” The easiest way to explain this to parents is that it is...

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Star Wars Toothbrushes for Kids

Product: Firefly Light Saber Toothbrush Price: $9.99 – $17.75 (retail) Cheapest Place to Buy: Amazon.com Company: Disney – Firefly – Reach My Rating: 8.5 out of 10  The Firefly Star Wars Light Saber With...

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The Art of War – Children and Brushing

ne of the most difficult challenges parents face, is getting their children to brush their teeth.  This struggle becomes more of a battle as the child becomes older. Here are a few suggestions that...

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Baby Teethers, are they Really BPA-free?

A recent article discussed ongoing research that is being conducted regarding teethers and their potential byproducts of bisphenol-A (BPA) and hormone-disruptors. Great, what does that mean? It means that your children could be using...