You hear all the time about the importance of brushing and flossing your teeth. What you probably don’t hear a lot is that, if you want to maintain good oral health and hygiene, cleaning your tongue is also very important!
As children grow older, some parents begin to worry about their child’s thumb sucking or pacifier habits. This is a normal behavior for an infant, but the older a child gets, the more harm it can do to their oral and orthodontic development.
Every child goes through periods of teething, which can be particularly difficult because they are too young to understand it. Teething is completely normal and we’re here to set our patients at ease about what to expect and how to deal with it.
We've all heard of the Tooth Fairy, even if the details are a little different from one family to the next. But did you know that the Tooth Fairy is only common in certain countries? Across the world, there are many different ways families celebrate a child losing a tooth!
The Tooth Fairy is one of many childhood fantasy figures we remember fondly. We lost our baby teeth, stuck them under our pillow, and the mysterious tooth fairy would swap our teeth out for money! What could be better?