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Weird Ingredients They Used to Put in Toothpaste

Weird Ingredients They Used to Put in Toothpaste

Posted Jan 22nd, 2019 in Helpful Tips for Parents, General Information

The toothpaste you recognize in the stores today is very different from what people used in the past to clean their teeth. Here are a few of the weird ingredients that were once in toothpaste that you can share with...

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Book: You Think It’s Easy Being the Tooth Fairy?

Book: You Think It’s Easy Being the Tooth Fairy?

Posted Jan 10th, 2019 in Helpful Tips for Parents, General Information

Sheri Bell-Rehwoldt's wonderful children's book  You Think It’s Easy Being the Tooth Fairy? is the essential guide for every kid who loses a tooth!

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Baby’s First Year of Oral Health: Tips for Parents

Baby’s First Year of Oral Health: Tips for Parents

Posted Dec 21st, 2018 in Helpful Tips for Parents, General Information

Here are a few tips for parents from our Smile Town Langley children’s dentist on how to handle baby’s first year of dental health.

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3 Two-Minute Songs to Play During Brushing

3 Two-Minute Songs to Play During Brushing

Posted Dec 11th, 2018 in Helpful Tips for Parents

It can be tricky getting kids to brush for the full two minutes required for optimum oral health. Here are three great songs to play for your kids while they brush to make the process a lot more fun!

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A Tip For Parents: Try a Countdown Brushing Calendar

A Tip For Parents: Try a Countdown Brushing Calendar

Posted Nov 13th, 2018 in Helpful Tips for Parents, General Information, Preparing Your Child

If you are having a hard time getting your kids to stay consistent about brushing and flossing, setting up a reward system via a countdown brushing calendar may help!

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Elmo’s World: Brush Your Teeth

Elmo’s World: Brush Your Teeth

Posted Oct 30th, 2018 in Helpful Tips for Parents, General Information, Preparing Your Child

With this Sesame Street Video, your kids can brush their teeth with Elmo, and some special friends, too!

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Our Favourite Tooth-Themed & Dental Health Products on Amazon

Our Favourite Tooth-Themed & Dental Health Products on Amazon

Posted Oct 2nd, 2018 in Helpful Tips for Parents, General Information, Preparing Your Child

From helpful oral hygiene tools, to fun (or maybe a bit silly) tooth-themed items, here's Smile Town Langley's favourite tooth-themed, kid-friendly products available right now on Amazon.ca.

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My kids hate brushing. What should I do?

My kids hate brushing. What should I do?

Posted Sep 18th, 2018 in Helpful Tips for Parents, General Information, Preparing Your Child

Do your kids hate brushing their teeth? Here are a few tips to help make brushing more appealing to your child.

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Unusual Tips for Teething Babies

Unusual Tips for Teething Babies

Posted Sep 4th, 2018 in Helpful Tips for Parents, General Information, Pediatric Dentistry

If your baby is in the midst of teething, it may feel like nothing seems to help ease their discomfort. If you’ve tried everything else, here are a few unusual tips that could help get your family through this tough time.

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How To Brush With an Electric Toothbrush

How To Brush With an Electric Toothbrush

Posted Apr 25th, 2018 in Helpful Tips for Parents, General Information, Preparing Your Child

An electric toothbrush can make the brushing teeth easier and more fun for children. Here are some tips for teaching your child how to brush with an electric toothbrush.

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