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Get Your Kids To Brush Their Teeth With These Tips

Get Your Kids To Brush Their Teeth With These Tips

Our kids should learn how to brush twice a day for two minutes per session. Two minutes sounds like a relatively short amount of time—until you’re trying to wrangle a kid who would rather clamp their mouth shut for all of eternity then let that brush anywhere near them.

Your Kid Is Probably Using Way Too Much Toothpaste 

When my daughter was a toddler, she loathed brushing her teeth, but once we found a toothpaste flavour she enjoyed (pink bubble gum, of course), her perspective immediately shifted to “OOOH CANDY!” Every time I squeezed some onto her toothbrush, she complained, “That’s so little!” She wanted a whole mouthful…

Should You Get Your Wisdom Teeth Taken Out?

Should You Get Your Wisdom Teeth Taken Out?

As a parsimonious young adult with what I thought was a pretty decent set of choppers, I once let a decade elapse between visits to the dentist. I brush. I floss. I figured everything was more or less cool.