Dental First Aid for Children

Dental First Aid For Children

Kids are prone to dental emergencies—be it toothache, broken braces, a knocked out tooth, or a bitten tongue. In order to minimise the trauma that may be brought about by these situations, parents should equip themselves with the necessary knowledge so they can administer dental first aid to their children.

The Australian Dental Association, in celebration of Dental Health Week, has released guidelines for parents to teach them how to deal with dental emergencies. From toothache to broken braces to a knocked out tooth and bitten tongue or cheeks, the ADA provides detailed how-tos and tips that will help parents provide temporary but critical relief to children suffering from dental emergencies.

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