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    Top Tips to Prevent Tooth Decay in Children

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    Top Tips to Prevent Tooth Decay in Children

    Childhood tooth decay is unfortunately common, with 1 in 5 children from ages 5-11 having at least one decayed tooth that’s not treated [1]. Since early tooth decay normally doesn’t have any symptoms, children can often have cavities and not know it until the decay progresses to the point that the tooth is compromised.

    Fortunately, tooth decay in children can be prevented. Taking care of your children’s baby teeth is essential to helping them have healthy adult teeth, as their primary teeth act as placeholders for their permanent teeth. Here are the top tips to prevent tooth decay in children that you should know about!

    An article by Dr. Ahmed Uthman.  Originally published by Your Dental Health Resource.

    Read the full article here: Top Tips to Prevent Tooth Decay in Children


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