While the festive season often means a large consumption of chocolate, sweets and soft drink, it is important to also remember to care for your child’s baby teeth. While the odd sweet treat will not damage your child’s dental well-being, it is important that your child sees a trained dental professional early in their development to safeguard their dental future.
Severe infection of the gums is known by a number of different names. Gum disease and periodontitis are both severe forms of gum infection and if any irritation in your gums is notice you should see your dentist straight away.
It’s always a good idea to try and maintain the things you have, including your teeth. Teeth are a lot like cars, they require frequent servicing, cleaning and care, and if something is wrong with your teeth you should see your teeth mechanic straight away!