High level of dental problems in the present generation kids is a a new age problem arising mainly due to changes in life style. The excessive use of refined soft food,over-exposure to sugary sticky substances,carbonated beverages clubbed to neglected oral health care has taken its toll in form of more and more cavities in kids (the milk teeth and newly erupted permanent teeth.)
3 steps to good oral health in kids:
- Making night time brushing a routine affair.
- Reduction of no. of exposures/day of sugary sticky substances.
- Increases in raw food foods like fruits and fresh vegetables.