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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.

Read more on Pregnancy, Birth & Baby website

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.

Read more on myVMC – Virtual Medical Centre website

Kids - Your Dental Health | Australian Dental Association

Educating kids on good oral hygiene and helping them brush their teeth are key priorities. Information for parents with Chidlren 0 - 11 years.

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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.

Read more on WA Health website

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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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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Fluoride (0-11yrs) - Your Dental Health | Australian Dental Association

Fluoride plays a critical role in strengthening your teeths ability to fight off decay. Information for parents with Chidlren 0 - 11 years.

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Pregnancy - Pregnancy Topics - Teeth - looking after your teeth during pregnancy

During pregnancy you may get gums problems - they may become more tender and bleed

Read more on Women's and Children's Health Network website

Teeth - Caring for your child's teeth | Sydney Children's Hospitals Network

Tooth decay: The main cause of tooth decay is an acid attack on the surfaces of the teeth

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