Eat This – Not That

July 30, 2019

Here are some surprises about the food and drink you eat every day and how they can affect your teeth. Some studies even show that some of these, over time,  can do more permanent damage to your teeth than tobacco. You may be more than a little surprised at how many of these items you…
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As Summer Guide For Kids Lunch

June 30, 2019

Mountain View’s Summer is Here – Time For Lunch! Along with summer comes new challenges for parents. One such challenge is making sure that their child’s lunch is a healthy one. Here are some tips for keeping your kid’s tummy full, happy and healthy. Go Camping Often it is far to easy to eat poorly…
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Summer Sports and Mouthguards

June 17, 2019

School’s out and you’ve emptied your gym locker until next fall. But while you’re stowing away the football gear, the basketball warm-ups, the field hockey sticks, and all the other equipment you’ve collected over the school year (that’s where that other shoe went!), be sure to keep one item handy: your mouthguard. Team and contact…
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When Can I Expect My Babies Teeth To Come In?

June 1, 2019

Baby Teething

The early year’s of you darlings teeth and gums can be a frustrating time not just for them but for you. By the time the baby is born, there are already 20 teeth underneath the gum line just waiting to burst through and cause of sorts of havoc! Below you’ll find what you can expect…
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What’s The Best Sweetner For My Teeth?

May 22, 2019

Here’s how sugar can lead to cavities, and why xylitol is a sugar substitute you should know more about. Too Much Sugar = Cavities  Sugar attracts harmful bacteria to your teeth and creates acid that eats up your enamel. This causes plaque and ultimately cavities, which is why you should limit the number of sugary foods…
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Why Is Water Good For Kids Teeth?

May 1, 2019

We are primarily made up of water. This magical substance that keeps us in peak condition day in and day out for activities like school, homework and playing with family after school. You may be surprised to know that water is also a major part of what keeps our teeth in tip-top shape. Learn more…
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Starbucks – OK For Kids Teeth?

April 17, 2019

Everyone loves Starbucks! From adults driving by to take in a caffeine jumpstart before work, to kids who love to drink sweet drinks as they come home from school. The dental danger here is the sugar hiding in almost every drink you order. Take a closer look below. Sugary Sweetness Problem Cavities can be caused…
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Is the Health of My Childs Gum’s Important?

March 16, 2019

Kid Brushing Teeth

While most people concentrate on brushing only their teeth, they should be looking a little bit lower. Gums are the most overlooked part of oral health. Gum health is essential for that long term, healthy feeling you get right after seeing the dentist. Below you’ll see how having your children’s gums clean and understanding good…
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Should You Pull Out Your Child’s Loose Tooth?

March 1, 2019

This is often a question we receive here at Forever Smiles Pediatric Dentistry. Children’s “baby teeth” can sometimes cling on for far longer than we would like. These hanging teeth can cause slight bleeding at the gums, pain, and sensitivity to cold and hot temperatures. Growing up, it was pretty common to hear about parents…
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