Category: Cavities


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...


Can Breastfeeding Cause Cavities?

In short, yes! However, it is not that straight forward. Remember that to have a cavity there must exist a tooth, bacteria, and sugar. WHO Recommendations The World Health Organization (WHO) encourages parents to...


Why Does My Child Have Cavities?

You would be amazed of how many times I would hear in the office “Why does my child have cavities? We brush their teeth, and they don’t eat candy.” Although this argument seems valid,...