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The Top Five Most Common Children’s Dental Emergencies and How to Handle Them

Children’s dental emergencies can be a scary experience for both kids and parents. Whether it’s a knocked-out tooth from a fall or a severe toothache that disrupts daily activities, knowing how to handle these situations can make a significant difference in the outcome. At San Diego Children’s Dentistry, we’re committed to helping you navigate these

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Is Fruit Bad for Your Teeth?

The health benefits of fruit are well-documented, which is why they’re likely your sweet treat of choice when trying to eat well. However, there’s also quite a bit of sugar in fruit, and many of them have a high acid content, as well. This might raise some questions for you when you’re trying to balance

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A Guide to Sedation in Dentistry for Children

Parents can understandably get a little nervous at the prospect of pediatric procedural sedation for their child’s pediatric dental care and procedures. But calm parents can be a source of comfort for children who are already scared of the dentist. In this article, we’ll help you understand what to expect when your child needs to

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6 Creative Ways to Encourage Tooth Brushing for Kids

Being a good parent requires a lot of time, a lot of energy, and a whole lot of creativity. This is especially true when it comes to getting your little one to form good habits, like regularly brushing their teeth. It’s almost never enough to tell them about the dangers of poor oral hygiene; you’re

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Tips for Children Who Hate the Dentist

There are many adults who find the prospect of a visit to the dentist to be anxiety-inducing, so it’s understandable when children are fearful of the dentist, too.    But while it’s easy to sympathize with a little one who is reluctant to come in for a simple check-up, it’s imperative that they work through

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