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  • Bruxism (Teeth Grinding or Clenching)
    Gnashing and grinding teeth, called bruxism, is common in kids, and often occurs during deep sleep or while under stress.
  • Fluoride and Water
    Keeping kids' teeth healthy requires more than just daily brushing. Learn about fluoride, a substance found naturally in water that plays an important role in healthy teeth.
  • Is My Son Old Enough to Brush His Teeth?
    Find out what the experts have to say.
  • Keeping Your Child's Teeth Healthy
    Here are the basics about how to care for your child's teeth - and when.
  • Teething Tots
    Teething can be a difficult time for babies and parents. Here are the facts on teething, including tips for baby teeth hygiene and relief of teething discomfort.
  • The Basics of Braces
    Does your child need braces? Find out when braces are necessary, what's involved in caring for them, and how to find low-cost orthodontic care in your area.
  • TMJ Disorders
    Kids with these jaw disorders often have difficulty chewing or talking due to problems with the temporomandibular joint (TMJ). Symptoms can resolve on their own, or with treatment.
 

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