27Aug
2014
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How to Floss

You should start using floss on your child as soon as two teeth touch Wrap the ends of a section of floss around the middle fingers Hold the floss between the thumb and forefinger, leaving about 1 inch of floss between hands Gently glide the floss up and down several times between each tooth, including […]

27Aug
2014
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How to brush

Put a pea-size amount of fluoride toothpaste for children two and up Use short, back and forth strokes on the chewing surfaces Brush two or three teeth at a time Clean outer tooth surfaces by lacing the toothbrush at a 45 degree angle toward the gum line Use gentle strokes, moving the brush back and […]

27Aug
2014
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Early Care Tips

Begin brushing/wiping gums with a soft wet washcloth during bathtime Wrap the wet cloth around your index finger and gently rub it over your babies gums Schedule a dental appointment for your baby by the first birthday and every six months thereafter Help you child brush twice a day with a fluoride toothpaste starting at […]

26Jul
2014
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Oral Care Tips

1. Put a pea size of toothpaste on your toothbrush 2. Brush two timesĀ a day 3. Brush for at least two minutes 4. Floss daily For more tips read “Moon, Moon, Moon! Did you brush your teeth?