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3 Books to Help Prepare Your Child for a Dentist Appointment

3 Books to Help Prepare Your Child for a Dentist Appointment

When it comes to helping children not be afraid of the dentist, parents and caregivers play an important role. A fun and easy way to help you child to prepare for their upcoming dental appointment is with age appropriate books. 

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Visiting the Dentist with an Autistic Child

Visiting the Dentist with an Autistic Child

Visiting the dentist with an autistic child can be stressful for parents and children. Here are some tips from our children's dentists on how create a positive dental experience for everyone. 

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 Establishing Oral Healthcare Routines With Your Child

Establishing Oral Healthcare Routines With Your Child

When it comes to establishing great oral healthcare routines with your child it's never to early! Here, our children's dentists share some ideas for how to help make oral health fun for your little one.

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Teething: The Struggle Is Real

Teething: The Struggle Is Real

Teething is a normal process that all children go through. Baby's first teeth need to break through the gums, which can be painful and distressing. Here, our children's dentists explain the signs and symptoms of teething and offer a few ideas on how to cope with them. 

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The Truth About Juice & Your Child's Oral Health

The Truth About Juice & Your Child's Oral Health

You know that fruit is an important part of a healthy diet. Juice is made from fruit, so it must be healthy too, right? Actually, many juices are packed with sugar and empty calories that could negatively impact your child's oral health. Here's a little more about juice from our Burnaby dentists. 

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When to Ditch the Baby Bottle and Why

When to Ditch the Baby Bottle and Why

Our dentists recommend that babies give up the bottle entirely by their first birthday. That's because longer bottle use may lead to cavities or other health risks for children.

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Our Favourite Tooth-Themed & Dental Health Products for Kids

Our Favourite Tooth-Themed & Dental Health Products for Kids

From silly and fun tooth-themed items, to helpful oral hygiene tools, here's Smile Town Burnaby's favourite kid friendly products.

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My kids hate to brush their teeth. What should I do?

My kids hate to brush their teeth. What should I do?

Do your kids hate to brush their teeth? Here are a few tips from our Smile Town dentists to help make brushing more fun for your child.

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Unusual Tips for Teething Babies

Unusual Tips for Teething Babies

If your baby is teething, it may feel like nothing helps to ease their discomfort. If you’ve tried everything else, here are a few unusual tips that could help get your baby through this tough time.

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Baby’s First Year of Oral Health: Tips for Parents

Baby’s First Year of Oral Health: Tips for Parents

Here are a few tips for parents from out Smile Town North Delta children’s dentist on how to handle baby’s first year of oral health.

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