Fat, Salt and Sugar: Not All Bad

We are always talking to our families about the importance of children’s diet. Here is some additional advice from our friends at the American Association of Pediatrics: Forcing children to eat food doesn’t work. Neither does forbidding foods. When children think that a food is forbidden by their parents, the food often becomes more desirable. […]

Kids and Flouride

The doctors at Kids Tooth Doc are often asked questions regarding fluoride. We thought this helpful article from the American Academy of Pediatrics will answer many of the questions parents have. If you have additional questions, please give us a call. From Healthychildren.com: Fluoride from drinking water and other sources such as toothpaste can strengthen […]

Halloween Reminders from Kids Tooth Doc

Our colleagues at the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry have some great Halloween advice for families! Read on….< The American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry Encourages Parents to be Aware of Mouth Monsters This Halloween The American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry (AAPD), the leading authority on children’s oral health, is encouraging parents and caregivers to enjoy [...]

School is back is session – So is the need for a healthy breakfast and lunch!

The kids are back in school and the age old school questions arise again. Not “Do you have any homework?” (though that is super important as well), but “What do you want to take for lunch?”. Our friends at Healthy Children Radio have some advise. Read – and listen – below. http://radiomd.com/show/healthy-children/item/22247-keeping-your-childs-food-choices-healthy-during-the-school-year