Mouthwash is recommended for a kid if the age is above 6 years. It is also necessary to take an opinion of a pediatric dentist if you can use mouthwash for your kid or not. Choose alcohol-free mouthwash and teach your kids the art of swishing and spitting.
Bad breath in children originates due to poor oral hygiene, dry mouth, oral infections, systemic illness, etc. Whatever be the reason, you must visit a pediatric dentist to rule out the cause.
It is anyway better to wait for the tooth to fall naturally. But you can consider pulling of a tooth if the tooth is very loose and the child is impatient to deal with the inconvenience caused by loose tooth. But do not consider the pulling of a tooth if the child experiences pain and the child is patient enough to wait for the natural fall of the tooth.
A space maintainer is a device that is custom-made by a dentist with acrylic or metal material. Space maintainers are required for children who have damaged or lost teeth before their permanent teeth are ready to erupt.
All primary teeth have an age, during which they fall out. The period is different for each tooth and more importantly, for each child. The age that your dentist tells you is an average, and it is not necessary that your child's milk teeth will fall at that time. Do not panic if your child's teeth fall off before or after that time.
Teething begins at the age of 6 months. The first teeth to appear in your baby's mouth are the lower front teeth or mandibular central incisors. The upper front teeth erupt simultaneously around the same age up to 8 months of age. By the age of one, your baby will get canines and molars will follow a few months after that.
Delayed tooth eruption in kids can be caused due to several factors such as Down’s syndrome, malnutrition, genetic abnormalities, etc. If a baby does not have any teeth by the age of 18 months, then take your child to a dentist for an examination.
Ideally, you should take your child to the dentist six months after his or her first tooth erupts. Taking your child to the dentist after the eruption of his first teeth will help you learn how to brush his teeth effectively, the quantity of toothpaste to use and any potential fluoride needs specific to your child.
Yes, it is safe to swim while you on periods. Period blood doesn't flow outside the vagina like it usually does due to the counter-pressure of the water. But You still need to wear some a tampon or a menstrual cup to avoid getting into a sticky situation.
Resin tooth filling typically contains a filler particle such as quartz, which provides the mixture's strength and color. It is costly as compared to silver tooth filling.
In some cases, the change in period blood color can indicate a health problem like fibroids, low estrogen levels, and even vaginosis.