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Taking An Autistic Child To The Dentist [Infographic]

As part of long-term commitment to education around children and dental health, we take a special look at what a dentist visit can be like for a child with special needs. Teaming up with Anna Kennedy OBE, one of the UK’s most prolific campaigner for children with autism (and Tesco Mum of the Year 2013),… Read More

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Children’s Teeth – From Pregnancy to Teenage Years [Infographic]

This month’s infographic summarises our advice on caring for your children’s teeth. Prepared in partnership with leading dentists, specialised in treating children, we hope it will give you all a fresh view on what, and what not, to do. Here is some taster information we found especially interesting: Your baby’s oral health is dependent on… Read More

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Help! My Child is Teething!

It’s true, there’s no manual that comes with a baby; so raising them is up to you. Fortunately, however, there is available information to help when a baby goes through certain stages. A particularly difficult case, especially for first time parents, is when your child is teething. How Do I Know If My Child Is… Read More

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How To Find a Good Dentist for Children

Introducing the idea of going to the dentist to your children while they’re young means they are less likely to be afraid to go when they get older. Some dentists even recommend parents to bring young children along to their own dentists visits, to help them get accustomed to the experience. The British Dental Association recommends… Read More

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Baby teeth and dummies – what’s the harm?

Dummies might have a calming effect on your baby, but they can also do bad things to young teeth. Before you decide whether to give your young child a dummy, let’s consider some of the research around baby teeth and dummies, and look at potential problems (and costs) that you and your child could face… Read More

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How To Get Your Child To Brush Their Teeth – And When To Start

Dental care is important for children from birth. Don’t wait until your kids have a full set of teeth to begin teaching them about dental care. Establishing healthy habits early on will set your children up for a lifetime of strong pearly whites. Getting your child to brush their teeth is the first important step. … Read More

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Our Quick Guide To Pregnancy and Oral Health

All pregnant women know it is very important to keep regular doctor visits to make sure their baby is healthy and developing well. But seeing a medical doctor isn’t enough; it’s important to visit the dentist for an examination early in your pregnancy, and to keep your regular scale and polish visits throughout. Here’s our… Read More

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How To Look After Your Child’s Teeth – An Introduction

Dear readers – we are embarking on a month long campaign on the blog, that will see you educated and inspired when it comes to looking after your child’s teeth. Today’s post is an introduction to dental hygiene for children, and it will be followed by more specific posts on related topics. Comments, requests or… Read More