Family and Cosmetic Dentist - Livonia
31574 Schoolcraft Road
Livonia, MI 48150
Help Baby Through Teething:
Help sooth the discomfort of teething by rubbing your baby's gums with a clean wet finger or the back of a cold spoon. Teething rings are comforting too, and should be chilled but not frozen in order to avoid frostbite to teeth and gums. If you use ice cubes wrapped in a washcloth, cold carrot sticks or frozen bananas watch your baby diligently to ensure that pieces don't break away and cause choking.
Healthy Snacks For The Whole Family:
The next time you or your child are craving a snack, take your teeth into consideration. The more often you eat foods with natural or added sugars, the greater the chance of developing tooth decay. Here are some tooth-friendly options to take care of after-school or anytime snack attacks: