Helping Your Child Through Teething

Tuesday, July 22nd, 2014

Teething is one of the most challenging stages for both the young child and the parents alike. While this stage may seem impossible to get through, there are a few tips and tricks that can help ease the process to make it more manageable for everyone. Follow these steps to help get your child through […]

Preventing Gum Disease in Kids

Monday, July 14th, 2014

When it comes to your teeth, prevention is critical. Problems will more easily arise when proper care is not taken over a long period of time. When it comes to gum disease, this is more true than ever. Gum disease is possible at almost any age, and should not be taken lightly. Take the steps […]

The Timeline of Teeth

Thursday, July 3rd, 2014

Every child will develop their teeth at different stages of life. While everyone might be slightly different, there are some benchmarks to watch for in your child’s mouth. Learn the timeline of teeth, along with when certain significant events will take place with them. From initial teething to the development of wisdom teeth your child’s […]

Understanding Enamel and Tooth Care

Wednesday, June 25th, 2014

Our teeth are comprised of enamel. Enamel is the the hardest tissue in the human body and is high in minerals–accounting for both its strength and brittleness. The enamel is formed when the tooth is still in development within the gums. The enamel of the tooth doesn’t contain nerves or blood vessels and cannot self […]

How Binkies Can Damage Children’s Teeth

Friday, June 13th, 2014

Most parents use pacifiers, or binkies, to help babies stop crying. What is sometimes overlooked is that binkys can damage developing teeth if left in a baby’s mouth too long. In young children, the teeth are in a critical stage of development and are vulnerable to damage from anything that goes into their mouths. The […]