Prevention Of Dental Caries

CDC: More Dental Sealants Needed Among Low-Income Children

Treatments that seal a child’s back teeth can prevent most cavities, but many children -particularly those living in poverty – don’t get them, according to research published in the early-release issue of the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

Primary Tooth Eruption Predictors Examined

Gum irritation, irritability, and drooling, but not fever, are the most frequent signs of primary tooth eruption, according to a meta-analysis published online February 18 in Pediatrics.