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Fluoride in Young Children- New Guidelines

CBS News recently reported that the American Dental Association is saying that children should be given fluoride even younger than thought; as soon as their first teeth come in. In the past the American Dental Association has recommended fluoride toothpaste for kids age 2-6, but are now finding that more and more children have cavities before kindergarten, making it pertinent to start them with fluoride even younger. According to the American Dental Association more than 16 million U.S. children have tooth decay that goes untreated, making this issue ever more important. By not having fluoride children will be more susceptible to cavities and teeth wear. To read this full article by the CBS News click here. What do you think about giving children fluoride toothpaste as soon as their baby teeth erupt?

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Free MCX Tips on Mobile on Wednesday, May 07, 2014 2:02 AM
Provided here very useful information on new born babies teeth which is very useful for all of us in any way. Thanks for sharing here.
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