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Looking after your teeth during pregnancy

Hormonal changes during pregnancy can make your gums easily irritated, causing them to bleed when your brush. Find out about caring for your teeth during pregnancy.

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Dental care for children

Dental care tips for children covering brushing teeth, flossing, tooth development, teeth decay and other dental problems and when to see a dentist.

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Kids Dental Health

For healthy teeth in babies and children, oral hygiene begins before teething. A healthy diet and regular visits to a kids dentist are important.

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Tooth decay and gum disease

Tooth decay and gum disease are the 2 main types of dental disease, but good oral hygiene can prevent them both.

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Childrens Dental Care | SA Health

SA Dental Service have oral heath tips for children up to the age of 2 years and include introducing a low fluoride toothpaste and when to start brushing.

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Brushing teeth - Australian Dental Association

Brushing your teeth morning and night every day isn’t just to keep your mouth feeling fresh and clean. This page covers everything you need to know about brushing, how to do it correctly and other oral health tips.

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Toothpaste ingredients

Toothpaste is made up of many ingredients, each with their own purpose. Read below about the different ingredients and their purposes.

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Fluoride and protecting your teeth from tooth decay

Fluoride in drinking water and toothpaste can help to prevent dental health problems.

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Brushing teeth for kids: picture guide | Raising Children Network

Brushing teeth is vital to your child’s dental health. Our illustrated guide takes you through the steps for keeping kids’ teeth clean and healthy.

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Everyday skills: autistic children & teens | Raising Children Network

Help autistic children learn everyday skills by breaking tasks into steps. Choose a task to focus on, break it into steps, and teach the steps one at a time.

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