Did you have tooth aches and cavities as a kid? Want to prevent that from happening to your child? Read on and watch the video above for tips on preventing cavities in kids.
- Limit sweets. Sweets every once in a while is just fine as let's be honest, no one can resist them always! But it's best to limit these sweet treats as they help bacteria to grow and can lead to tooth decay.
- Proper brushing technique. Brush with a fluoride toothpaste and use only a pea sized amount. Learn more about proper brushing techniques.
- Visit dentist regularly. It's best to visit the dentist twice a year to make sure your child doesn't have cavities or tooth decay. Once the back morals grow in, Dr. Payam will probably recommend applying dental sealants to help even more in cavity prevention.