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What to Do if Your Child is Afraid of the Dentist

What to Do if Your Child is Afraid of the Dentist

Posted Nov 13th, 2019 in General Information, Helpful Tips for Parents, Preparing Your Child

A trip to the dentist can be especially frightening for some children. If your child is afraid to visit the dentist there are a few ways that you can help to reduce their dental anxiety. 

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Ways to Manage Your Child's Behaviour At The Dentist

Ways to Manage Your Child's Behaviour At The Dentist

Posted May 21st, 2019 in Helpful Tips for Parents, Preparing Your Child

There are a number of ways that you can help manage your child's behaviour and ease your child's fears around visiting the dentist. Here are a few tips from our children’s dentists about what to do before, during and after your child's dental appointments.

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3 Books to Help Prepare Your Child for a Dentist Appointment

3 Books to Help Prepare Your Child for a Dentist Appointment

Posted Apr 23rd, 2019 in Preparing Your Child

Caregivers and parents play an important role in helping children to not be afraid of the dentist. Books are a fun and easy way to help kids prepare for their next dental appointment.

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Going to the Dentist with an Autistic Child

Going to the Dentist with an Autistic Child

Posted Apr 9th, 2019 in Helpful Tips for Parents, Pediatric Dentistry, Preparing Your Child

A trip to the dentist with an autistic child can be stressful for both the child and parent. But don't fret, there are steps you can take to create for a positive dental experience for everyone. Here, our dentists explain. 

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 Establishing Oral Healthcare Routines With Your Child

Establishing Oral Healthcare Routines With Your Child

Posted Mar 19th, 2019 in Helpful Tips for Parents, Pediatric Dentistry, Preparing Your Child

It’s never too early to establish an oral healthcare routine, including regular visits to your dentist, with your little one. Our children's dentists share some ideas for how to help make oral health fun for you and your child.

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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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Weird Ingredients They Used to Put in Toothpaste

Weird Ingredients They Used to Put in Toothpaste

Posted Oct 16th, 2018 in General Information, Preparing Your Child

The toothpaste you recognize in the pharmacy today is very different from what people used to use to clean their teeth. Here are just a few of the weird ingredients that were once in toothpaste that you can share with your child!

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Book: You Think It’s Easy Being the Tooth Fairy?

Book: You Think It’s Easy Being the Tooth Fairy?

Posted Oct 2nd, 2018 in General Information, Preparing Your Child

You Think It’s Easy Being the Tooth Fairy? By Sheri Bell-Rehwoldt is the essential guide for every kid who loses a tooth!

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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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