Kids & Dental Health: How to Care for Your Child's Teeth at Every Age! by Burrow-Orthodontics

Kids & Dental Health: How to Care for Your Child's Teeth at Every Age!

One of the biggest health concerns for children today is tooth decay, and by age 5, about 50 percent of kids have at least one cavity. Even if your child still has baby teeth, cavities matter and tooth decay at a young age can increase the risk for dental problems later in life. Of course, figuring out how to care for your child’s teeth at various ages can be difficult. 

  • When should you start brushing your child’s teeth? 
  • How old should your child be for that first dental appointment? 
  • What should kids eat to maintain good oral health?

For more information on how to properly care for your child’s teeth, take a look at this checklist created by Burrow Orthodontics.

The information on 30Seconds.com is for informational and entertainment purposes only, and should not be considered medical advice. The information provided through this site should not be used to diagnose or treat a health problem or disease, and is not a substitute for professional care. Always consult your personal health care provider.

4 Ways to Get Your Child's Teeth Cleaner From a Pediatric Dentist!

When Should a Child First See a Dentist? The Answer May Surprise You!

Taking Kids to the Dentist: 5 Smart Tips for Parents From a Dentist

Healthy Toothbrush Tips: 5 Simple Steps to a Germ-free Toothbrush

start discussion

Please login to comment.

recommended tips

Coronavirus DIY Face Masks: How to Make Homemade Health Face Masks to Help Stop the Spread of Germs & COVID-19

N​o COVID-19 Vaccine, No Cosmetic Surgery: A Doctor Explains His Position to Stop Seeing Unvaccinated Patients

Outdoor Mask Wearing & COVID-19: Scientists Share Their Thoughts on the New CDC Coronavirus Pandemic Face Mask Guidance

Leaky Gut Syndrome FAQ: ​I Love My Pizza, But Does Gluten Cause Leaky Gut Syndrome?

Got 30 seconds? Sign up for 30Seconds.com and get the best of our tips each week!