Tooth decay is the most common childhood disease with more than 16 million children in the United States living with untreated tooth decay. It was once recommended water and non-fluoride toothpaste be used on children. However, the American Dental Association (ADA) have updated their dental care guidelines recommendations and are now recommending fluoride toothpaste be used on children’s teeth as soon as they appear. Check out the article here.
By Julia Watson