Dentistry For Kids With ADHD
20 May 2015
Getting a child to sit still in the dental chair can be a challenge -- more so if your child has attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD). Many kids with ADHD get fidgety and can't follow instructions. Although a child who gets distracted easily and needs to be in constant motion can be difficult to manage at the dentist's office, it isn't an impossible task. In addition to the behavioral issues, ADHD and the medicines used to treat it can contribute to a number of oral problems a dentist must watch for.
Teeth Not Looking So Good? Maybe It's The Canned Tomato Paste In Your Dishes
25 April 2015
Even healthy food choices, such as soups and stews, can gradually change the color of your teeth, especially if the dishes contain canned tomato paste. Consuming canned tomato paste increases your risks for tooth enamel loss and discoloration. Before you take another sip or bite of your soups and stews, find out more about canned tomato paste, as well as how you can protect your teeth with cosmetic dental treatments.
How Metal Braces Can Improve A Child's Crooked Teeth
7 April 2015
Does your child cover his or her teeth when in public because they are crooked? You can help build more confidence in your child by investing in metal braces, but first a dental examination is necessary to make sure your child is a good candidate. Find out below how metal braces can give your child a smile that he or she is proud of.
How Can Metal Braces Improve a Child's Crooked Teeth?
What Braces Colors Make Your Teeth Look Whiter?
22 March 2015
Braces put more focus on your teeth. So, unless your teeth are naturally bright white, it's important to choose your rubber band colors wisely. After all, the last thing you want to do is choose a color that brings out the stains on your teeth. Before your next orthodontist visit, check out these tips so that you know what type of colors to choose and what colors to avoid.
Colors to Avoid