Dental Cavities in Toddler

Why is it Important to Save Baby Teeth?

The baby teeth are as important as your adult teeth, they not only help the child to eat, and speak but also act as a guide for the developing jaw bones and the adult teeth.

Causes of tooth cavities in toddlers:

– Toddler’s teeth aren’t brushed or wiped properly – Drinking too many sugary food –  Going to bed with a bottle – Skipping dental appointment

Signs of Childhood Tooth Cavities: 

– Sensitivity to sugar and temperature change –  Plaque formation around the gum line – Swollen and bleeding gum

Methods of prevention: 

– Good brushing and flossing habit – Schedule regular dental visit – Limit frequent snacks or sugary drink – Eating healthy food

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