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Fun Tooth-Themed & Dental Health Products on Amazon

Fun Tooth-Themed & Dental Health Products on Amazon

Posted Nov 29th, 2018 in General Information, Helpful Tips for Parents, Preparing Your Child

From fun (or maybe a bit silly) tooth-themed items to helpful oral hygiene tools, here's Smile Town North Delta's favourite tooth-themed, kid-friendly products available right now on Amazon.ca.

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My kids hate brushing. What should I do?

My kids hate brushing. What should I do?

Posted Nov 13th, 2018 in General Information, Helpful Tips for Parents, Preparing Your Child

Do your kids hate brushing their teeth? Here are a few tips to help make brushing more appealing to your child.

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Unusual Tips for Teething Babies

Unusual Tips for Teething Babies

Posted Oct 30th, 2018 in General Information, Helpful Tips for Parents, Pediatric Dentistry

If your baby is in the midst of teething, it may feel like nothing seems to help ease their discomfort. If you’ve tried everything else, here are a few unusual tips that could help get your family through this tough time.

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Baby’s First Year of Oral Health: Tips for Parents

Baby’s First Year of Oral Health: Tips for Parents

Posted Sep 18th, 2018 in Helpful Tips for Parents, Pediatric Dentistry, Preparing Your Child

Here are a few tips for parents from out Smile Town North Delta children’s dentist on how to handle baby’s first year of oral health.

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Dairy-Free Calcium Sources for Kids

Dairy-Free Calcium Sources for Kids

Posted Sep 4th, 2018 in Health & Nutrition, Helpful Tips for Parents

While milk and other dairy products are great sources of many different nutrients, including calcium, some kids either can't or won't eat enough dairy foods to get the calcium they need.

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How To Brush With an Electric Toothbrush

How To Brush With an Electric Toothbrush

Posted Jun 20th, 2018 in General Information, Helpful Tips for Parents, Preparing Your Child

An electric toothbrush can make the brushing teeth easier and more fun for children. Here are some tips for teaching your child how to brush with an electric toothbrush.

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Early Baby Tooth Loss: What To Do

Early Baby Tooth Loss: What To Do

Posted Apr 25th, 2018 in General Information, Health & Nutrition, Helpful Tips for Parents, Pediatric Dentistry

Baby teeth are supposed to fall out to be replaced by permanent teeth, but sometimes they can fall out too early. Find out what to do when this happens.

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How To Help If Your Child Is Nervous About Visiting the Dentist

How To Help If Your Child Is Nervous About Visiting the Dentist

Posted Mar 14th, 2018 in Helpful Tips for Parents, Preparing Your Child

Feeling nervous about visiting the dentist is very common for adults and children alike! Here’s some advice for how you, as a parent, can help your children feel better about her upcoming appointment.

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What Causes Bad Breath in Children?

What Causes Bad Breath in Children?

Posted Feb 28th, 2018 in General Information, Health & Nutrition, Helpful Tips for Parents, Pediatric Dentistry

It happens to the best of us – occasionally, we all have less than pleasant smells coming out of our mouths! This is true for children as well. Learn about the causes of bad breath in children, and how it can be prevented.

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Watch Video: Sesame Street's

Watch Video: Sesame Street's "Can't Go Wrong"

Posted Jan 31st, 2018 in Helpful Tips for Parents, Preparing Your Child

In this video, Elmo and his friend Abby rock out to a song about crunchy vegetables, and how great they are for your teeth!

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