Tag: children

DECARE CONTINUE TO INSPIRE YOUNG MINDS

Junior Achievement Ireland

Since 2014, DeCare Dental has proudly worked in partnership with Junior Achievement Ireland, where our employees volunteer to undertake education programmes in local primary schools…

BRUSH THE SMART WAY – TECHNIQUES FOR YOU AND YOUR CHILD

Brush the smart way

As a parent, you are the most important role model for your child. Help your child develop proper brushing techniques by setting a good example with your own oral health…

PREVENTING TOOTH DECAY WITH DENTAL SEALANTS

Dental Sealants

A sealant is a plastic film-like material that is applied to the chewing surfaces of the back teeth. The plastic material bonds to the pits and fissures of the teeth and acts as a barrier to protect the teeth from decay…

Claremorris Career Event attracts over 500 people – and it’s already confirmed for next year

Claremorris Career Day

A bumper attendance of over 500 students, parents and teachers attended the recent Claremorris Career Event 2017 in the McWilliam Park Hotel, Claremorris…

Tips for choosing a child’s toothbrush

Tips for choosing a child's toothbrush

Why not make tooth-brushing time a fun time. There are so many brands of toothbrush available in many different colours, shapes and sizes; some even have musical timers to ensure correct length of brushing time…

Be Toothpaste Savvy!

Be Toothpaste Savy

Toothpaste which contains fluoride is an important tool in fighting tooth decay, but do you know how much (if any) to use…

Tooth Tips for Children 0-7 years

Tooth Tips for Children

To learn new things, your child needs to feel healthy and strong. Cavities or tooth decay in children can be painful and uncomfortable, which can stop them from doing their best when learning at home or at school…

Healthy Habits for Healthy Kids

Healthy Habits for Healthy Kids

What Causes Tooth Decay and Cavities? Early Childhood Caries (Dental Decay)? What is Tooth Erosion and What Causes it?

Mayo-Based DeCare Dental & 123.ie to Expand Access to Dental Insurance for Irish Consumers

123

April 2015: Mayo-based dental insurer, DeCare Dental Insurance continued its market expansion this month by partnering with 123.ie, a leading Irish insurance company and well-known consumer brand. DeCare Dental’s range of Healthy Smiles plans will now also be available to customers from the team…

Caring for your Child’s Teeth

Child's Teeth

Why boiled tap water should be used to make up infant formula Use boiled tap water when making up infant formula. This will ensure the baby teeth are exposed to tiny amounts of fluoride as soon as they erupt. Bottled waters should not be…

Dental Sealants: Prevent Tooth Decay

What if you could prevent tooth decay from forming in your own or your children’s teeth and avoid having to endure the dentist drill? Preventing tooth decay before it appears can mean less pain and less money spent in the long run. Proper brushing…

My 3 year old son fell and banged his mouth and his front tooth has turned grey. Will he lose the tooth? Will it affect his permanent teeth?

Children's Teeth

There is no need to worry; your son will probably lose his front baby tooth at around six years of age, just before the permanent front tooth comes into the mouth. The grey colour is the result of some bleeding that has occurred into…