Dentist advice Corner. 4 Tips That Will Save Your Teeth And Your Money
keeping your family’s gums and teeth healthy means having family great smiles, eating and chewing good nutrition,saving toothaches and discomfort and expensive emergency care. We know that gum disease can lead to many health issues some can be heart disease.
Today, from childhood to later on in life there are many ways to keep the teeth strong and healthy .
1. Best for the teeth – fluoride. Fluoride strengthens your teeth enamel, keep then from decay. Battled water in most part do not have any fluoridated. If your water isn’t fluoride when drink water does. Ask your dentist to put fluoride on your teeth. Use Toothpastes and mouth rinses that contain fluoride. On the other side apply too much of fluoride and you will have white spots on teeth. Use enough — not too much —
2. Teach the children to take care from early age. Sadly, some children develops signs of tooth decay before they start school. 50% of children between the ages of 12 and 15 have cavities. If you teach your kid 2-2 and half years old to brush you will teach then good habits and save lots of money.
3. Around age 6 permanent molars come. Ask your dentist to apply protective coatings to the back teeth – the chewing teeth and you will prevent decay in the pits and fissures. Consult with your dentist. Seal the teeth prevent trouble.
4. Chew gum after you eat. Brush, floss, rinse your and chew gum, preferred sugarless gum. Gum will increase the saliva flow in the month, washes bacteria away and neutralizes acid.