Has Your Child Begun to Show Signs That They Are Teething?

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Has your child begun to show signs that they are teething? If so, it is important to help them deal with the sometimes-painful condition. Teething is completely natural in all children, as it is merely the process of teeth sprouting up above the gum line. However, it can often cause discomfort and pain for the child, so various treatment methods … Read More

Dental Fluorosis: The Facts

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What do you know about fluoride? Did you know that it is often added to water to fight off cavities? While fluoride is generally considered useful, would you be surprised to hear that consuming too much fluoride can lead to an issue known as fluorosis? Fortunately, fluorosis isn’t a serious issue, but it can be quite embarrassing because fluorosis can … Read More

Did You Know That Chewing Gum after Mealtime Can Enhance Your Oral Health?

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Did you know that chewing gum after mealtime can enhance your oral health? Your oral health care can benefit from additional treatments beyond brushing and flossing. Studies have shown that by chewing sugarless gum for a period of roughly 20 minutes, usually after eating, it can create saliva and help neutralize acids and prevent cavities. For more amazing benefits that … Read More

Keys to Preventing Thumb Sucking

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Thumb sucking for children at a young age should be discouraged because it can lead to misalignments in their smile and crooked teeth. Although most children go through thumb sucking phases, it should be treated swiftly to ensure later ailments do not result. Listed below are some keys to preventing thumb sucking: – If your child continues to suck their … Read More

Gum Disease Treatments

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Are you plagued by bad breath? If so, this could be a sign of gum disease. Gum disease is a serious condition that affects thousands. Luckily, it can be treated and reversed. To help you understand more about your treatment options, our team here at LOL Dental & Orthodontics in Crockett, Texas, is happy to give you this basic information. … Read More

Teeth and Gums 101: Tooth Brushing for Kids

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Are you actively making sure your child’s teeth are cleaned every day? Just as with oral hygiene habits with adults, young children need to have their teeth brush and cared for daily. One of the most important tasks you can undertake for your child’s oral health is to brush their teeth twice daily. Although this job only takes a few … Read More

Pediatric Health Care Focus: Baby Bottle Tooth Decay

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When your child’s first tooth erupts above the gum line, it is visible to the oral health hazards of the world, including harmful bacteria and enamel-eating acids. One potential risk to your child’s smile is via baby bottle tooth decay. Save your child’s smile with baby bottle tooth decay treatments and these important facts: – Avoid sharing or using oral … Read More

The Answers to Your Questions About Pediatric Dental Care

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Do you ever feel overwhelmed when it comes to caring for your child’s smile? If so, that must mean you have questions. There is no need to worry. Dr. Nieku Manshadi and our dental team are happy to give you the answers you’re looking for. To begin, we would like to give you the answers to frequently asked questions about … Read More