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Ouch! Advice for Handling Toddler Tooth Injuries

It’s one of the scariest injuries your little one can have, and also one of the most common. According to UpToDate, a medical resource written by physicians, 50 percent of children will have some type of injury to a tooth during childhood. The majority of these will involve at least one of the front teeth.

The good news is, dental injuries rarely lead to serious complications and most kids recover without a hitch. So try to relax – this will help calm the kiddo’s jitters as well. Here’s some advice on how to confidently handle an ouchie to the front teeth: (more…)

July 24, 2012 at 3:05 pm 2 comments


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