Brush morning and night with a pea-sized amount of fluoride toothpaste. Children over 8 years of age can brush on their own with adult supervision.
Dental Sealants help prevent tooth decay on the chewing surfaces of back teeth. Around ages 6 and 12 years old, four adult molars grow in. Ask your dentist if dental sealants can help protect your child's teeth.
Fun Zone BC Dental Association
Smile City - Oral Care Education for Kids Canadian Dental Hygienists Association
Brushing and Flossing Health Canada
Caring for Your Teeth & Mouth Health Canada
Dental Emergencies Canadian Dental Association
Frequently Asked Questions Canadian Dental Association
Kids & Teens BC Dental Association
Kissing & Your Health Department of Health - Australia
Mouthguard Use & Care Canadian Dental Hygienists Association
Oral Diseases Health Canada
Oral Jewellery Canadian Dental Association
Sip All Day, Get Decay Minnesota Dental Association
Sip Smart (ges 4-6 years)BC Pediatric Society
Smile: Healthy Teeth, Healthy Body Health Canada
Teeth Whitening & Other Dental Procedures Canadian Dental Association
Teaching Resources Canadian Dental Association
...and more Oral Health resources... BC Dental Association
Funding for dental treatment - for more information...
Healthy Kids Program or call 1-800-748-1144
First Nations Health Authority or call 1-888-321-5003
Save A Smile Program - A program funded by donations for low income families with children (19 years & under) who have dental pain, infection or a lot of tooth decay. Contact your Public Dental Health Program to learn more.