This article is written by Nicole Kilgore
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February is National Children’s Dental Health Month. Each February, the American Dental Association (ADA) sponsors National Children’s Dental Health Month to raise awareness about the importance of oral health.
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- More than 25% of 2- to 5-year-olds have one or more cavities
- Almost 20% of kids between the ages of 2 and 19 have cavities that have not been treated.
- More than 51 million school hours are lost each year due to dental related problems.
- Tooth decay is five times more common than asthma in young children.
So how do we keep our kids dental healthy? Here are some simple tips to keep your kiddos happy and free from tooth decay:…