Monthly Archives: February 2014

Oh say, can you see?

Oh, say, can you see my great teeth? When I was a kid, Dr. Dave, my dad, often sang the Star Spangled Banner while he helped us brush our teeth. The song takes about 2 minutes to sing – plenty of time to reach every baby tooth in the mouth. I grew to love the …

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Baby Teeth: The First 12 Months

Good oral care for kids actually begins during pregnancy, as baby teeth begin to form before birth. A mom’s healthy pregnancy, including a well-balanced diet with plenty of vitamins and minerals, can be the starting point for a child’s health, including healthy teeth. After a baby is born, oral care should start before any teeth come …

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