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Baby blog for individuals and families on dental care,
oral hygiene, and other related health issues for babies,
infants, toddlers, and children of all ages.

Baby Dental – Bleeding Gums

Nov. 19th 2019

Question: My son was brushing his teeth when I notice that his gums were bleeding a little. I looked at his teeth and his gums seem a little red. He was just at the dentist about four months ago with a clean bill of dental health. I am worried about him having gum disease since I never notice before that his gums where bleeding when he brush. However, he also could be brushing to hard causing his gums to bleed. How can I tell the difference?

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Dental PPO plans let you choose your own dentist.

Nov. 16th 2019

What Dental PPO and Indemnity plans have to offer: Dental PPO’s and Indemnity plans do let you choose your own dentist, for many people that can be a deciding factor on buying those type of dental insurance plans. For people that want to stay with their current dentist or to be able to choose their own dental provider these types of plans aloud for that.

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Baby Dental – Most Oral Health Diseases are Preventable.

Oct. 2nd 2019

It hard to believe that many children and adult still do not take simple measure that have been proven to be effective in the fight against oral diseases and another dental care issues. By making these changes you are not only preventing oral diseases but reducing your dental care costs. Brushing your teeth at least twice a day for at least two minutes. Make sure you are brushing your teeth correctly. Brush you teeth in small circles and not up and down or back and forth. Make sure you are brushing all your teeth including the back ones. (What kids as they are learning to brush. They tend to only brush the front teeth) Using toothpaste with fluoride as it is good way to prevent tooth decay and is cost-effective. With young children however make sure you keep the toothpaste out of their reach. Use only a pee size amount of toothpaste or less if younger. Otherwise do not use fluoride toothpaste until they learn to spit and not swallow.

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Baby Dental – Dental ADA Codes Understanding Insurance Benefits

Sep. 24th 2019

Dental health, knowing the dental ADA codes when shopping for dental insurance.

For some people shopping for dental insurance can become confusing. They do not know if the dental services they want to have is cover under the plan they may be reviewing. How can you make sure that you are buying a dental plan that covers the dental service you may need. Know your ADA codes. ADA codes are codes use by the dentist and the dental insurance company so that the insurance company knows what dental services is being provided. So when you are shopping for dental insurance ask your dentist for the dental ADA codes that they may be quoting for you whenever possible. Also it is possible that not all the ADA codes are listed on the company fee schedule so if you do not see call the company and confirm if it covered prior to buying the plan.

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Baby Dental – Dental Care for Special Needs Patients

Sep. 21st 2019

When looking for a dentist for someone with special needs such as the disabled and elderly, ADA or Autism or dental fears. Make sure to address your special needs requirements to the dental office before making a appointment to be sure they will be able to provide you with the best care.

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Baby Dental – Choose Your Own Dentist

Sep. 16th 2019

Dental PPO plans let you choose your own dentist.

What Dental PPO and Indemnity plans have to offer: Dental PPO’s and Indemnity plans do let you choose your own dentist, for many people that can be a deciding factor on buying thoses type of dental insurance plans. For people that want to stay with their current dentist or to be able to choose their own dental provider these types of plans aloud for that.

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Baby Dental – Individual PPO Dental Insurance Plans

Sep. 13th 2019

Are Individual PPO Dental Insurance Plans worth buying? Some people may feel that getting dental insurance is not really worth the cost of having the plan. That may be true for some dental insurance plans if the person wanting it only wants the dental insurance for short term use. Many people put off their dental care until they are in pain or having major dental issues. Therefore getting upset when they find out that many PPOs or Indemnity insurance plans have limitations that will not be able to help them with their major dental needs right away.

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Baby Dental – Pediatric Dentist

Sep. 7th 2019

Question: How do I find a pediatric dentist in my hometown?

Answer: There are many ways you can find a Pediatric dentist for your child. First is by asking for a referral from your own current dentist. If you have friends or family members with children find out what pediatric dentist they take their child and if they would refer them. Online is also a good way to research different pediatric dentist by checking their websites and reading reviews.

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Baby Dental – Prevent Cavities

Sep. 6th 2019

A safe and effective way to prevent cavities in kids are buy having dental sealants. Dental sealants is a plastic coating which is applied to the chewing surfaces of the back teeth, where decay mostly occurs. By going to a dentist a dentist would be able to put on dental sealants in order to help protect your children teeth. However even knowing this only about one-third of children ages 6 – 19 have sealants. Cost can be a factor and is why having a dental insurance and or plan in place will help out many people and their families.

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Baby Dental – Why Floss

Sep. 2nd 2019

Flossing daily is very important in your oral health care. Brushing is only half the job. You can brush all you want but if you are not flossing you are running a high risk of tooth decay and gum disease. Flossing only takes a few minutes out of your day and is a very low cost way of maintaining your oral health. Floss your children teeth until they can learn out to do so correctly on their own.05

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