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Dental Sealants 101

Dental sealants help kids protect the chewing surfaces of their teeth during the cavity-prone years of age 6-14. More

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When Do You Start Brushing Baby’s Teeth?

Brushing teeth can seem like a chore for anyone, but for your growing child, it’s especially important to develop a long-lasting healthy smile! The more familiar your child becomes with brushing, the easier it will be. More

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Should I Stop My Baby from Thumbsucking?

Is your child still sucking their thumb? While it’s completely normal for babies to suck their thumbs, parents should still carefully monitor their child’s teeth development. Learn more on our blog. More

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How to Handle Emergency Dental Care for Your Child

Accidents happen, especially with our little ones. Here are some quick tips for handling emergency dental care for your child. More

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What is a Dental Hygienist?

You may have heard about dental hygienists, but what exactly do they do? At Jenkins & LeBlanc, our registered dental hygienists are an essential part of our professional dental team. Learn how they provide excellent oral health care for your child. More

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What is the Best Toothbrush for My Child?

What is the best toothbrush for my child? Choosing the right one doesn’t have to be hard! Learn what the board certified pediatric dentists at Jenkins and LeBlanc recommend. More

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How Parents Can Help Their Child Prevent Tooth Decay and Cavities

Parents and dentists play an important role in preventing tooth decay and cavities in children. Learn how to promote good oral hygiene for your child. More

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What are Dental X-rays?

What are dental x rays? Learn why dental x rays are important to helping monitor your child's growth and development on our blog. More

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Why is Flossing Important?

Paired with brushing, flossing is an essential aspect of your growing your child’s healthy smile. Learn why flossing important on our blog. More

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When Do Babies Start Teething?

When do babies start teething? Teeth development is an important milestone in your baby's life. Learn about the teething signs and remedies on our blog. More