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AAPD’s Guide to a Tooth-Friendly Halloween!

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AAPD’s Guide to a Tooth-Friendly Halloween!

THE AAPD ENCOURAGES PARENTS TO BE AWARE OF MOUTH MONSTERS THIS HALLOWEEN As the year’s second most popular holiday quickly approaches, the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry (AAPD), the leading authority on children’s oral health, is urging parents and caregivers to be aware of the treats their children consume on October 31st and throughout the […]

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Little Teeth Truth: Does my child need to brush her tongue?

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Little Teeth Truth: Does my child need to brush her tongue?

Yes. It is common knowledge for most parents and kids to brush their teeth for two minutes, two times each day, but many parents and caregivers might not know the importance of brushing their little one’s tongue. The majority of the bacteria in your mouth are on your tongue and while a tongue won’t get […]

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Did You Know? 5 Fun Teeth Facts

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Did You Know? 5 Fun Teeth Facts

Your teeth are truly amazing! Do you know how many teeth you have? When do teeth start growing? Check out these fun facts and some tips on how to care for little teeth.   The enamel on your teeth is the hardest substance in your body. In fact, one of the best ways to keep […]

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Little Teeth Truth: What do I need to know when selecting my child’s pediatric dentist?

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Little Teeth Truth: What do I need to know when selecting my child’s pediatric dentist?

Selecting a pediatric dentist for your child can feel like a big decision for many parents, and it’s a crucial first step to ensure a lifetime of healthy oral habits. Here are a few tips to keep in mind as you’re looking for an oral health partner and pediatric dentist for your child: Ask for […]

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5 Bite-Sized Tips: How to Get Kids Excited About Oral Health

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5 Bite-Sized Tips: How to Get Kids Excited About Oral Health

  Most parents know that kids should brush twice a day for two minutes each time, but that can be easier said than done. It can be challenging to get children in the routine of brushing their teeth. Below are a few fun ideas to get your kids excited about brushing their teeth in order […]

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Little Teeth Truths: What can I expect during my child’s first visit to the pediatric dentist?

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Little Teeth Truths: What can I expect during my child’s first visit to the pediatric dentist?

                                    Question: What can I expect during my child’s first visit to the pediatric dentist? Answer: The first dental visit is educational and helps to establish a Dental Home – or home base – for your child’s dental […]

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Welcome to Denty Land!

Mouth Monsters

Welcome to Denty Land!

Welcome to Denty Land, a tooth-erific place where parents and children can find helpful tips to beat the Mouth Monsters and learn more about keeping little teeth healthy!

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