Archive for the ‘ Children’s Dental Health ’ Category

Limit Sports Injuries With A Custom-Fit Mouthguards

A Custom Fit Mouthguard From Your Dentist Offers The Best Protection Participation in youth sports teaches our kids such important life lessons that we as adults often forget, or maybe fail to practice as much as we should. Seemingly simple ideas like working together toward a common goal, learning sportsmanship, and most of all – […]

Protect Your Child’s Smile This Summer

Protect Your Kids’ Smiles In Summer Now that the kids are out of school for the summer, do you see yourself looking for ways to keep them busy and happy? Some of your summer vacation plans are probably already set, but there is one sure-fire way to help fill your children’s summer schedule. Make sure […]

When Should You Remove A Child’s Loose Tooth?

When Is It Time To Remove A Child’s Loose Tooth? When the tooth in question is loose enough to come out with minimal fuss…from the tooth, not the child. Any parent knows the panic that might set in when their child realizes they have a loose tooth. Although there are some loose tooth troopers out […]

Children’s Dental Health Is All About Prevention

Children’s Dental Health Month Being that it’s National Children’s Dental Health Month we figured a double down dose of the kids dental health message is on the docket. This message is all about PREVENTION. If we can start our kids on the path to optimal oral health early enough by setting a positive example with […]

February Is Children’s Dental Health Month

National Children’s Dental Health Month Every February, the American Dental Association (ADA) sponsors National Children’s Dental Health Month. The aim of Children’s Dental Health Month is to raise awareness about the importance of children’s dental health. Developing good dental hygiene habits when we are kids and keeping regular visits to the dentist helps our children […]

Root Canals In Children: Get Answers To Your FAQs

Do Kids Even Get Root Canals? Sometimes, if they haven’t done such a great job of maintaining a diligent daily dental hygiene regimen. Or they eat too many sweets, or some other reason why their baby teeth have developed tooth decay that has progressed to the level of becoming infected. Root canal canal treatment for […]

3 Ways to Help Kids Get a Passing Grade in Oral Health This School Year

As a new school year begins for students across the nation, many parents may be thinking about school supplies, earlier bedtimes, and homework. But with tooth decay being one of the most common diseases among children, we are sharing a recent blog post by Delta Dental of Arizona that is reminding parents of three key […]

Protect Your Child from Sports Injuries

The following post appeared first on Delta Dental, we thought it was very share-worthy – and timely. Most children depend on recreational and school sports for exercise and fun. But too many young athletes suffer needless injuries. Each year, more than 2.6 million children up to age 19 suffer sports injuries severe enough to require […]

5 Diet Tips to Boost Back to School Brainpower

Studying and snacking go hand-in-hand. Feeding kids hummus over hamburgers affects their smile, body and brain. Younger years are critical for cranium development, so use these tips to provide proper nutrition this school year. 1. Wake Up To Water Kids aren’t getting enough water. And even mild cases of dehydration can cause kids to feel […]

4 Reasons Why Back to School Dental Checkups Are Important

Somerset NJ Dentist Shares Back to School Dental Health Message Parents across Franklin Township NJ & all over the country are gearing up for a new school year, did you really think Summer would last forever? Sure, strolling the isles for school supplies and shopping for clothes is something parents need to do, however begrudgingly […]