Checkup Newsroom (Tooth)

2019
February
04,
2019
| 10:05 PM America/Chicago
According to a recent report from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), approximately 40 percent of kids ages 3 to 6 use too much toothpaste. The CDC states that fluoride found in toothpaste prevents dental tooth decay (caries or c...
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2017
February
17,
2017
| 05:36 PM America/Chicago
So I'm standing next to one of my boys playing Foosball on the same side of the table - cause mom needs all the help she can get on this--and I notice the smell. It drifts in and out of range but is definitely a smell and it is bad. I don't want to e...
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2015
October
08,
2015
| 10:26 PM America/Chicago
What would you do if you brought your child home from a new day care and he had more than 20 bite marks all over his body? What if you then found out that you had been lied to about that day care’s license? In fact, they didn’t have a license a...
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February
18,
2015
| 05:44 PM America/Chicago
The earlier parents introduce tooth brushing to their child, the earlier a habit of taking care of his or her teeth begins. “Proper dental care actually begins before the baby’s first tooth appears,” said Tonya Fuqua, DDS, director for the Save a ...
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