They are yucky
They can be painful
But they are preventable
Dental Cavities is one of the most common chronic childhood diseases.
It is 5 times more prevalent than asthma and 7 times more prevalent than fever in children.
If untreated it results in early loss of baby teeth which can result in difficulties in speech, eating, damage to the next permanent teeth and the psychological trauma on their young mind!
How do cavities happen?
It is a complex interplay of what one eats (diet), when he eats (time), how he brushes (bad bacteria) and how strong his teeth are.
How can they be prevented?
Each child is different with different needs and patterns.
It requires personalized preventive strategies for every child in order to achieve optimal