Tag: Child dental visit

Nutrition and your Child’s Oral Health

Good nutrition is extremely important and plays a huge role in the health of children including their teeth. Fruit and vegetables are the best foods that your kids can consume, as they are low in sugar, have a high water content and are rich in vitamins, especially vitamin C which helps prevent bleeding gums. Calcium (Milk, Cheese etc…) contributes to bone strength and plays a part in making sure your child’s nerves and muscles function correctly. Calcium also re-mineralises the enamel on their teeth.

When should I bring my child for their first dental check-up?

Child's Teeth

According to the European Academy of Paediatric Dentistry the earlier a child starts visiting the dentist for preventive visits the better the chance of avoiding dental problems…