School-based Health Centers are a great community resource and play an active role in providing health care for children.
In addition to following these tips, we encourage families to participate in National Brush Day on November 1, and commit to brushing teeth for two minutes, twice a day.
The most important thing is to remember that the pain and discomfort are only temporary!
By instilling healthy dental hygiene habits such as brushing and flossing early on, parents can help put children on the path to a healthy smile.
When your little ones trick or treat this Halloween, you should pair their candy consumption with these tips for a tooth-friendly Halloween.