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Did George Washington really have wooden teeth?

Posted by BestDentist4Kids.Com on Feb 15, 2016 4:04:56 PM

Once again, it's President's Day! In honor of this national holiday, we've decided to take a closer look at one of the most famous (and toothiest) presidential stories in US history....

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Should my child chew sugar-free gum?

Posted by BestDentist4Kids.Com on Jan 26, 2016 2:38:29 PM

When it comes to chewing gum, dental professionals across the board have come to agree: Sugar-free chewing gum is better for our teeth. Even with the support of experts from organizations like the American Dental Association and Colgate, adults everywhere – especially those who are parents – have come to question the overall benefits of sugar-free gum.

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Topics: Pediatric Oral Care, Healthy Teeth

The Mouthguard: A Hockey Parent's Best Friend

Posted by BestDentist4Kids.Com on Jan 22, 2016 3:21:08 PM

Hockey season is in full swing! And for hockey parents everywhere, this means lots and lots of equipment – both new and old. Unfortunately, one of the most important pieces of equipment also happens to be one piece of equipment that's most often overlooked – the mouthguard!

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Topics: Pediatric Oral Care, Healthy Teeth

A Healthy Smile CheckList for 2016

Posted by BestDentist4Kids.Com on Jan 7, 2016 2:41:20 PM

The New Year Has Arrived!

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Topics: Pediatric Oral Care, Healthy Teeth

5 Stocking Stuffers That Will Keep Little Smiles Big and Bright!

Posted by BestDentist4Kids.Com on Dec 21, 2015 1:21:57 PM

With Christmas only a few days away, we've put together a list of 5 easy tooth-tastic stocking stuffers that are perfect for any last-minute holiday shopper looking to take care of everyone on their list. What could be better than gifts that keep little smiles big and bright? 

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Topics: Pediatric Oral Care, Healthy Teeth

8 ToothFairy-Approved Books

Posted by BestDentist4Kids.Com on Dec 17, 2015 12:43:44 PM

 Who doesn't love a good book? And better yet, who doesn't love a good book about teeth or the Tooth Fairy? Perfect for any occasion (or as holiday stocking stuffers), we've gathered a list of eight fun, silly, creative, and educational children's books that would most definitely receive the Tooth Fairy's stamp of approval!

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Topics: Pediatric Oral Care, Healthy Teeth, Tooth Fairy

The Truth About Cavities

Posted by BestDentist4Kids.Com on Dec 7, 2015 3:23:59 PM

The "Mouth Monsters" of Pediatric Dental Care

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Topics: Pediatric Oral Care, Healthy Teeth

What makes a Pediatric Dentist special?

Posted by BestDentist4Kids.Com on Nov 27, 2015 3:59:36 PM

While a rose by any other name will smell just as sweet, the same can't necessarily be said for children's dentists who aren't technically pediatric dentists. Even though there are only a handful of differences between a general family dentist and a certified pediatric dentist, they are differences worth knowing.

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Topics: Pediatric Oral Care, Healthy Teeth

5 Brilliant Tooth Fairy Gifts

Posted by BestDentist4Kids.Com on Nov 17, 2015 1:30:00 PM

In recent years, the Tooth Fairy has definitely upped the ante when it comes to her tooth collecting and gift giving habits. To help inform parents everywhere, we've gathered a list of 5 brilliant Tooth Fairy gifts and ideas that are sure to put a smile on your little one's face (no matter how many teeth their smile may be missing).

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Topics: Healthy Teeth

3 Songs that Will Have Any Child Brushing (and Dancing)

Posted by BestDentist4Kids.Com on Nov 5, 2015 11:25:00 AM

Music can be a great way to get even the most reluctant of children excited about brushing and flossing! That's why we've gathered up three more songs to accompany our Sesame Street post that are sure to get any child brushing (and dancing).

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Topics: Pediatric Oral Care, Healthy Teeth