Tag: teeth

How to Trick Your Kids into Brushing Their Teeth

Responsibilities, for the most part, suck. But get done they must, no matter how soul-destroyingly banal. Like taking out the garbage. Or teaching your kid to brush his teeth. When it comes to achieving the latter, coercion is obviously not the ideal; but neither are cavities, dental bills, and halitosis. So how do you impart the […]


How Often Should Kids Brush Their Teeth?

Most parents know that sugar is the sworn enemy of kids’ gnashers – and that apart from avoiding the sweet stuff (yeah, right) the best line of defence is regular brushing. But according to research from University College London, mums and dads are less clear about just how often they should be implementing the toothbrush patrol. Tooth decay […]