Taking Good Care for Baby's First Teeth

Updated: Dec 18, 2018


The emergence of baby’s first teeth can be a parent’s biggest joy. But it is a time fraught with worry as a parent grapples with baby’s discomfort.


Key takeaways:


Baby teeth begin to appear between 6 and 12 months and parents should ensure that baby gets fluoride.


Don't use teething necklaces, teething tablets and teething gels which may present health problems.


Baby teeth should be brushed twice everyday with fluoride to maintain clean, strong and healthy teeth.


Brush baby's teeth twice daily with a fluoride toothpaste. Talk to your dentist about whether to use a fluoride varnish.


Read the full story here

https://consumer.healthday.com/dental-and-oral-information-9/misc-dental-problem-news-174/health-tip-preparing-for-baby-s-first-teeth-714400.html


For further information or advice contact College Street Dental Centre in Petersfield, Hampshire on 01730 263180