Van Takes Time For Children's Teeth
Posted: March 28, 2014 at 5 a.m.
BENTONVILLE -- Dental screenings aren't normally something you can get at a Walmart.
At A Glance
Children And Teeth
Tooth decay and other oral diseases that can affect children are preventable. Here are some things parents and caregivers can do to ensure good oral health for their children:
• Encourage children to eat nutritious meals and avoid frequent between-meal snacks.
• Protect your child’s teeth with fluoride. Use a fluoride toothpaste.
• Talk to your child’s dentist about dental sealants. They protect teeth from decay.
Source: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
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