Navigation Links
Fun a Factor for Children's Dental Care
Date:3/5/2008

NEW YORK, March 5 /PRNewswire/ -- MS -- Keeping up with a kid is no easy feat. Most parents know that a child is a bundle of energy with an attention span that lasts mere minutes -- if you're lucky! So when it comes to teaching children the lessons of being an independent person -- such as personal grooming habits -- there are distinct challenges. But with a little patience and a dash of fun, no task is insurmountable.

(Photo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20080305/NYFNSU03)

More Cavities in Young Kids Means Better Brushing Needed

There is growing evidence that children's dental health is an area on which most families need to focus more attention. Dentists say they are treating more and more young patients who have cavities in their primary teeth. A new Centers for Disease Control and Prevention study reports that almost a third of all kids between 2 and 5 have cavities in their baby teeth. Experts attribute the trend to several factors, including an upsurge in sugared snacks, juice and soda consumption, the rising use of bottled, non-fluoridated water, and the fact that children simply don't spend enough time brushing teeth.

Many people are under the assumption that oral hygiene is not something that really needs to be worried about in young kids. After all, baby teeth will eventually fall out and new teeth will grow in their place. But this is far from the case. The American Dental Association (ADA) says that cavities in baby teeth can cause a number of problems, including tooth loss, ear and speech problems, crooked permanent teeth, severe pain, poor self-image, and tooth decay. That's why the ADA recommends starting children's dental care when they are still babies. A dentist's visit should occur by age 1. Brushing should begin at age 2 and be supervised until a child is 6 or 7.

Beating Brushing Blues

The recommended brushing
'/>"/>

SOURCE Dr. Fresh
Copyright©2008 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2 3

Related medicine news :

1. Conventional prognostic factors fail to explain better prostate cancer survival in most Asian men
2. Study, meta-analysis examine factors associated with death from heatstroke
3. New Alzheimers findings: High stress and genetic risk factor lead to increased memory decline
4. Discovery suggests location of genes for breast density, a strong risk factor for breast cancer
5. PA Health Department Survey Shows Impact of Income, Gender, Other Factors on Health and Access to Health Care
6. Researchers genetically engineer micro-organisms into tiny factories
7. Study Downgrades Gene as Heart Risk Factor
8. Severe heart defect likely caused by genetic factors
9. A Chinese medicine compound has satisfactory anti-cancer effects on hepatocellular carcinoma
10. Aggressively Treating Cardiac Risk Factors May Reverse Ischemia
11. New peptide communication factor enabling bacteria to talk to each other discovered
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:4/17/2014)... published in the April issue of Immunity , ... for Medical Research, says it,s time to take a ... treating sepsis, which kills millions worldwide every year, ... molecules released into the bloodstream to fight an injury ... necessary for maintaining good health without inflammation, wounds ...
(Date:4/17/2014)... Doctors who treat patients with a severe and ... an agonizing treatment decision. , The drug sirolimus ... relieve shortness of breath. But some patients eventually ... potentially fatal complications following transplantation. , "It,s a ... director of Loyola University Medical Center,s LAM Clinic ...
(Date:4/17/2014)... April 17, 2014 By discovering a new mechanism ... a stroke, researchers at UC Irvine and the Salk ... may limit or prevent stroke-induced brain damage. , A ... cause of death and primary reason for disability in ... a stroke and lets blood-borne material into the brain, ...
(Date:4/17/2014)... time online has the potential to ward off depression ... to research published online in The Journals ... . In the article " Internet Use and ... A Longitudinal Analysis ," the authors report that Internet ... 33 percent among their study sample. , Late-life ...
(Date:4/17/2014)... April 17, 2014 Meaningful long-term survival is ... of the abdomen when treated with cytoreductive surgery ... a first-of-its-size analysis by physicians at Wake Forest ... the largest reported, single-center experience with cytoreductive surgery ... M.D., and analysis of 20 years, worth of ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Feinstein Institute researcher publishes new perspective on sepsis 2Health News:Patients with rare lung disease face agonizing treatment dilemma 2Health News:Patients with rare lung disease face agonizing treatment dilemma 3Health News:Study IDs new cause of brain bleeding immediately after stroke 2Health News:Internet use may cut retirees' depression 2Health News:20 years of data shows treatment technique improvement for advanced abdominal cancer 2
... CHERRY HILL, N.J., Sept. 11 Nuvilex, Inc. (OTC ... its joint venture partner, has informed the company that ... its homeopathic remedy for helping to prevent and treat ... The Reme-Flu(TM) formula consists of a two-part protocol. ...
... Bupa,s Latin America and Caribbean,operation -- a division ... the launch of the international Ecuador Challenge, which will,take ... families survive on,average on just $4 a day. Some ... Ecuador until November 29 to build essential health and ...
... , MISSISSAUGA, Ontario, Sept. 11 JAG ... agreement with The Investor Relations Group, Inc. ("IRG"), pursuant to which ... the Company in accordance with the terms of the agreement. As ... to IRG. , , "We are very excited ...
... , , YARDLEY, Pa., Sept. 11 ... soft tissue and skeletal repair of the extremities, announced today that ... Chairman of the Board, effective immediately. , , ... as it moves from product development to commercialization," said Zev Scherl, ...
... , IRVING, Texas, Sept. 11 ... 643 on its third annual Inc. 5000, an exclusive ranking ... most comprehensive look at the most important segment of the ... rental car service Zipcar, and beverage maker Honest Tea are ...
... - HTDS www.htdsmedical.com The company is pleased ... Hope www.mellowhope.com has successfully completed and delivered ... Bangladesh. , In developing countries, over 11 million children ... nearly three quarters of these deaths result from infectious ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:Nuvilex, Inc. Announces Reme-Flu(TM) as Trade Name for All-Natural Flu Remedy Formula 2Health News:Nuvilex, Inc. Announces Reme-Flu(TM) as Trade Name for All-Natural Flu Remedy Formula 3Health News:Bupa Launches its 2009 International Charity Challenge to Help a Rural Community in Ecuador 2Health News:JAG Media Holdings, Inc. Announces Agreement with The Investor Relations Group, Inc. 2Health News:John C. Moran Named CEO at Core Essence Orthopaedics 2Health News:SoftLight Development, Inc. Ranks No. 643 on the 2009 Inc. 5000 with Three-Year Sales Growth of 429.7% 2Health News:SoftLight Development, Inc. Ranks No. 643 on the 2009 Inc. 5000 with Three-Year Sales Growth of 429.7% 3Health News:SoftLight Development, Inc. Ranks No. 643 on the 2009 Inc. 5000 with Three-Year Sales Growth of 429.7% 4Health News:SoftLight Development, Inc. Ranks No. 643 on the 2009 Inc. 5000 with Three-Year Sales Growth of 429.7% 5Health News:SoftLight Development, Inc. Ranks No. 643 on the 2009 Inc. 5000 with Three-Year Sales Growth of 429.7% 6Health News:SoftLight Development, Inc. Ranks No. 643 on the 2009 Inc. 5000 with Three-Year Sales Growth of 429.7% 7Health News:Hard To Treat Diseases (HTDS) MEVAC-A Completes Tender For Bangladesh 2Health News:Hard To Treat Diseases (HTDS) MEVAC-A Completes Tender For Bangladesh 3
(Date:1/15/2014)... NEW YORK , Jan. 15, ... new market research report is available ... Global Markets and Technologies for ... on Routes of Administration ...
(Date:1/15/2014)...  A novel wearable injector slightly larger than an Oreo cookie ... self-inject prescription drugs in the large doses required to treat ... deficiencies, and genetic disorders.  An emerging biologic ... according to analysts.   Many of these drugs will require a ...
(Date:1/14/2014)... 2014  Luminex Corporation (Nasdaq: LMNX ) today announced ... of 2013 on Monday, February 3, 2014. A press release ... of trading. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20100104/LUMINEXLOGO ) ... operating highlights and financial results for the fourth quarter and ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:Global Markets and Technologies for Advanced Drug Delivery Systems -- Focus on Routes of Administration 2Global Markets and Technologies for Advanced Drug Delivery Systems -- Focus on Routes of Administration 3Global Markets and Technologies for Advanced Drug Delivery Systems -- Focus on Routes of Administration 4Global Markets and Technologies for Advanced Drug Delivery Systems -- Focus on Routes of Administration 5Global Markets and Technologies for Advanced Drug Delivery Systems -- Focus on Routes of Administration 6Global Markets and Technologies for Advanced Drug Delivery Systems -- Focus on Routes of Administration 7Global Markets and Technologies for Advanced Drug Delivery Systems -- Focus on Routes of Administration 8Global Markets and Technologies for Advanced Drug Delivery Systems -- Focus on Routes of Administration 9Global Markets and Technologies for Advanced Drug Delivery Systems -- Focus on Routes of Administration 10Global Markets and Technologies for Advanced Drug Delivery Systems -- Focus on Routes of Administration 11Global Markets and Technologies for Advanced Drug Delivery Systems -- Focus on Routes of Administration 12Global Markets and Technologies for Advanced Drug Delivery Systems -- Focus on Routes of Administration 13Global Markets and Technologies for Advanced Drug Delivery Systems -- Focus on Routes of Administration 14Global Markets and Technologies for Advanced Drug Delivery Systems -- Focus on Routes of Administration 15Global Markets and Technologies for Advanced Drug Delivery Systems -- Focus on Routes of Administration 16Enable Injections Presents A New Class of Injectors for Drug Delivery at PEPTalk, Drug Delivery Partnership Meetings 2Luminex Corporation Fourth Quarter Earnings Release Scheduled for February 3, 2014 2Luminex Corporation Fourth Quarter Earnings Release Scheduled for February 3, 2014 3
... use in settings where a more secure band is ... but difficult to remove wristband is appropriate. The design ... time. One band to be placed on the wrist ... the first need to be replaced. This is particularly ...
IDENTI-MATCH II is a combination of the IDENTI-MATCH Blood Recipient Identification System and an admitting band. It has been designed for those facilities using label-based patient ID systems....
Zebras H 2824-Z Healthcare Starter Kit includes everything you need to start printing wristbands today: the H 2824-Z direct thermal printer, a pre-installed Media Adapter Guide, and a roll of adult-s...
... VerdaSees Navigaton™ software facilitates real time ... two modules: the first module is ... reader devices and the database where ... second module is the user interface, ...
Medicine Products: