It's important to teach your children good oral hygiene and eating habits early on. Childhood obesity and tooth decay go hand in hand. More than 40% of children under five will have tooth decay before they start school. Children with cavities and tooth decay are likely to have them in adulthood as well. Tooth decay is more common in children than asthma and allergies.
The last week of April is Every Kid Healthy Week. Our family dentist in Ardmore wants you to know some tips and tricks to keeping your child healthy and free of tooth decay.
1. Start Early