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September 2019

Instill these Four Habits in Children for a Lifetime of Good Oral Health

Instill these Four Habits in Children for a Lifetime of Good Oral Health

By Children's Oral Health

  Naturally, parents want to instill oral health and hygiene habits in their children that will last across their lifespan. Gum disease is far too common and can lead to other serious medical conditions and repercussions. The most effective way to combat this dental problem is simple- but it requires parents to model, encourage, and foster these habits in children, starting at a young age. Instill these four habits in children: Take Them Shopping   Make it a ritual to take your child shopping for a new toothbrush or electric…

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Is it Safe to Use Baking Soda to Brush my Teeth?

Is it Safe to Use Baking Soda to Brush my Teeth?

By Oral Health

    Can you brush your teeth with ordinary baking soda? While it is a common ingredient in many commercial kinds of toothpaste, is it safe to use straight soda on your teeth? This product has long been lauded as an effective way to whiten and brighten everything from dirty clothes to your tile grout. Sure, you can brush with baking soda, but do so with caution: Baking Soda and Teeth Baking soda is less abrasive if you mix it with something, like water. Some may find that their mouth…

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