Managing a sweet tooth around Halloween

Halloween is a fun time of year when kids and teens can dress up in costumes and make memories that will last a lifetime. And while the autumn holiday is known for many things like silly and scary costumes, horror movies, haunted houses, and more, pe...


Back-to-school dental checkups

As the summer comes to a close and parents are preparing their children to get back in the swing of things for school, most are thinking about supplies, teacher meetings, assignments and stocking up on lunch foods. But one thing some parents might no...


Sedation in Pediatric Dentistry

Although most think the dentist’s chair is not the most fun place – particularly when lengthy procedures and surgery are on the docket. With children, the stakes are that much higher. There are nerves to combat, and sometimes a little extra help ...


Thumbsucking and pacifiers: are they harmful?

If you’re a new parent, you’ve undoubtedly been given a lot of advice about how to raise your child. You’ve probably received pointers about naps, what to feed your new baby, how much they should be sleeping, and more. While receiving informati...


When Should You Consider Braces?

From the moment babies start teething, parents begin to think about their child’s dental health. When a child’s first tooth comes in, their thoughts turn to dental care, and eventual orthodontics. Of course, babies don’t need braces — they do...



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