Are Bad Teeth Hereditary?

Parents, in particular, want to know: does DNA predetermine dental health? It’s the classic nature vs. nurture question that dentists…

Is Your Child’s Mouth Sore Cantankerous?

can·tan·ker·ous kanˈtaNGk(ə)rəs/ adjective bad-tempered, argumentative, and uncooperative. “a crusty, cantankerous old man” Many parents have contacted me, concerned about their…

Fluoride Toothpaste for Babies?

That’s correct! The Academy of Pediatric Dentistry (AAPD) as well as the Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) have changed their recommendations…