Every child should have a solid dental routine in place by the time they start going to school. Here are the basic principles to keep in mind:
- Take your child for a checkup with their dentist before the school year starts.
- Make sure school lunches and snacks are as healthy as possible, and avoid sugary options.
- Prevent injuries during sports or PE with a well-fitting mouth guard.
It’s also important to teach your kids about the importance of looking after their teeth.
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