Children are no different than most of us this time of year; they eat more sweets and snacks than usual, and healthy habits are at risk of falling by the wayside. When the last of the holiday candy has been consumed, here’s how to focus on starting the new year with healthy dental habits for…

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There have been a few articles out lately that put into question whether flossing is still an important part of a daily routine for healthy teeth. Parents are confused by these conflicting articles and often ask, “Do my kids need to floss their teeth?” The answer is YES!  Read on to learn why. What started…

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The holiday season is a time for treats, sweets and overindulging as we spend time with friends and family. While parents want to make the holidays magical for their kids, there are some tips to follow to ensure that December’s celebration doesn’t turn into January’s dental problems. Here are some holiday tips to keep your…

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Many parents find the teething process a stressful one, especially for those parents who are going through it for the first time!  They’re unsure what’s considered normal, what they can do, and how long this process lasts.  Below are teething tips every parent should know to get through the teething process. How do I know…

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Kids absolutely LOVE Halloween!  They get to dress up in fun costumes and eat more treats than their parents usually let them eat. For parents, the candy can quickly become an issue. With so much candy sitting around the house, the temptation is too great for their kids to eat candy in excess, which is…

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Nowadays, adults are just as excited as kids are when Halloween is near. The costumes, the parties but most of all, the CANDY! Halloween is the time of year where everyone eats candy and other sweet treats in excess. So what can parents do to keep their child’s teeth healthy this Halloween? Not all Halloween…

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It’s important to keep you child well-hydrated at all times, especially during these extra warm Arizona days!  However, not every beverage is equal when it comes to children’s dental health. Sugars, acids and more can make some beverages risky for your child to consume. Below are some great tips to help you understand whether the…

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There is a common belief that if a baby gets a cavity, parents should not get that cavity treated with a filling because baby teeth fall out anyway. However, there is quite a bit of information out there that says otherwise. Check out the facts below to answer the question about whether you should fill…

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