Your Child's Teeth

Your Child's Teeth

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Childrena€™s dental health involves much more than a toothbrush. Dental disease is the number one chronic childhood illness, and avoiding dental disease means paying scrupulous attention to our childrena€™s teeth. In Your Childa€™s Teeth, health writers Evelina Weidman Sterling and Angie Best-Boss team up with pediatric dentists and oral health experts to answer parentsa€™ many questions about childrena€™s teeth. Topics include:a€c how thumb sucking and pacifiers affect teetha€c how to brush your young childrena€™s teetha€c how to calm a child who is afraid of the dentista€c how to help special needs children get proper dental care a€c how medical problems affect teetha€c how fluoride rinses and dental sealants worka€c how a root canal is donea€c how to make the orthodontia decision This book will help parents help children develop good dental habits for a lifetime of healthy teetha€”from babya€™s first tooth to the young adulta€™s shining smile. -- Fern Ingber, President and CEO, National Children's Oral Health Foundation, America's ToothFairyIn general, earlier removal of wisdom teeth results in a less complicated procedure and healing process. Ideally, wisdom teeth should be removed by the time your child is a young adult, to prevent future problems and to ensure optimal healing. Ifthe wisdom teeth remain, your ... help managethe discomfort. You may be instructed to modify your childa#39;s diet after surgery and gradually progress to more normal.

Title:Your Child's Teeth
Author:Evelina Weidman Sterling, Angie Best-Boss
Publisher:JHU Press - 2013-11-07


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