During the month of February, do your part to support Children’s Dental Health Month. Let kids and parents know that it’s never too early for dental care. The American Dental Association (ADA) advises parents that “starting your child off with good dental care can help protect their teeth for decades to come.” And while 83% of children aged 2-17 have had a dental visit scheduled in the past year, 17.5% of 5-19 year olds have untreated caries, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).
It’s crucial that families are on board with proper dental health habits at every stage of childhood to keep disease at bay. Further the cause of children’s dental health, this month and beyond, by leveraging these top tips for parents:
• No teeth doesn’t mean no care. ...Read More