Dental Care Checklist – Infants
Taking care of your infant’s baby teeth and gums set the stage for a healthy smile. Here are five dental care musts that every parent should know:
– Clean your infant’s gums. Use gauze to clean your baby’s gums after feedings and at bedtime. Ideally, this should be done even before your child’s first tooth erupts.
– Take your infant to the dentist. Schedule your child’s first dental visit by the age of 1 or after a first tooth erupts.
– Brush yo…