Articles tagged with 'oral' | Checkup Newsroom

Checkup Newsroom (oral)

2022
February
15,
2022
| 11:39 AM America/Chicago
Immediately after every meal or snack that 4-year-old Kaden Lee eats, his teeth and gums must be wiped clean to remove any food particles trapped by his enlarged tongue.Kaden was born with a lymphatic malformation, the medical term for an abnormal gr...
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2021
September
30,
2021
| 11:13 AM America/Chicago
Cook Children’s Medical Center has something to smile about these days.Despite the toll of a lengthy pandemic, the hospital system hit two milestones since the inception of its Save a Smile program—it reached a 100,000-oral-screenings mark at the end...
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2016
February
19,
2016
| 09:55 AM America/Chicago
Brushing your teeth not only prevents cavities, but it also can help improve your overall health! Good dental health is critical for everyone, regardless of age. It's important to remember that the health of you and your children’s teeth and gums ...
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2015
May
21,
2015
| 12:12 PM America/Chicago
I am that mom. The obsessively clean freak with a dozen napkins at meals and the dust pan and broom standing by! I see the crumbs falling to the floor, the grape jelly graze the side of the chair, and the sticky fingers raking through the hair as ...
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