Babies and Toddlers Dental Health
Explains what a pediatric dentist is as well as what a pediatric dentist does.
Describes what a cavity is and how you can prevent cavities
Describes the differences between amalgam (silver) and composite (white) fillings.
Describes what silver fillings are made out of and whether or not they are safe.
This chart will show you which permanent teeth your children should be getting at specific ages.
Explains what dental decay is and what causes it.
Describes what tooth decay is and how you can prevent tooth decay.
Explains how proper nutrition and good oral health are linked as well as providing healthy tips for oral hygiene.
This is a great and healthy dental snack craft for kids of all ages to make and eat in honor of National Children's Dental Health Month, or all year long.
Learn about and break bad dental habits in children at a young toddler age to encourage good oral health. Examples of bad habits include thumb sucking, going to bed with a bottle and not rinsing thoroughly while brushing.
Learn what fluoride is and how it can help to prevent cavities.
Learn how often to get a dental check up for adults, children and patients with special conditions.
Find out when you should take your child to the dentist for the first time.
Many children are terrified of the dentist, but going to the dentist doesn't have to be scary if you know what to expect. These photos will show you and your children exactly what to expect when they visit the dentist for their 6 month check up.
Learn how often and why it is important that you floss your teeth.
This step by step guide with pictures will show you the proper way to floss your teeth using a dental flosser.
Dental product review of the Reach Access Daily Flosser and what makes it different from regular dental floss.
Find out when babies start to teeth, what the signs are, which teeth usually come first and how you can comfort your baby during the teething process.
Information about why babies and children suck their thumb and useful advice on how to break this habit.
Tips for choosing a toothbrush, dental floss and toothpaste and mouthwash.
ADAM Encyclopedia provides teething symptoms.
Our guide to Pediatrics, Vincent Iannelli, M.D., offers complete information about teething, such as symptoms, what to expect and what you can do to help ease the discomfort.
Could your baby be teething? Our Guide to Pediatrics, Vincent Iannelli, M.D., offers insight about what signs to look for if you think your baby might be teething.
Learn how often you should brush your teeth to maintain good oral hygiene.
Find out when your baby should be getting his teeth.
Shereen Jegtvig, our Guide to Nutrition, provides complete information about food pyramids.
This is a great video about toothbrushing habits for children.
Vincent Iannelli, M.D., our guide to Pediatrics, explains when when your baby will begin to get teeth and start teething.
Provides a detailed answer on how often and why it's important to change your toothbrush.
Maintain good dental health by learning what plaque is and how to prevent it.
Brushing children’s teeth at least twice a day is very important because it establishes good oral hygiene at an early age as well as helping to prevent cavities. This easy step by step method will have your child on the right track to a good oral health regime in no time.
Are raisins good for your teeth or can they contribute to cavities? I've always thought of raisins as being healthy, but are they? Vincent Iannelli, M.D., offers some interesting insight about this.
Provides answers to frequently asked questions about fluoridated water.
Find out how toddler toothbrushes can promote good oral hygiene.
The largest government study in twenty five years, regarding dental health in America, has reported that tooth decay is on the rise in young children's baby teeth.
The American Dental Association provides guidelines about ways to reduce fluoride intake from infant formula.
The American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry provides answers to frequently asked questions about fluoride as well as the safety of fluoride.
The American Dental Association provides useful information about thumbsucking and how this habit can affect your child's teeth.
Find out what types of food can cause tooth decay and it's not just candy!
Dr. Keith Coe, a pediatric dentist in Texas, provides very informative answers to frequently asked questions about children's dentistry.
The American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry provides a service to find a pediatric dentist in the United States.
The British Dental Association provides information to find a pediatric dentist in the United Kingdom.
The American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry provides easy access to find a pediatric dentist in just about any country.
The Canadian Academy of Pediatric Dentistry provides information to find a pediatric dentist in Canada.
The American Dental Association offers some excellent tips on modifying a manual toothbrush handle for easier use.