Quiz: Do you know how to take care of your kids’ teeth?

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Learning more about keeping your child's teeth healthy would directly contribute to their dental health. Test your knowledge by taking this quiz!

Do you know how to take care of your kids’ teeth?

Mary’s child is already 8 months old. Should she give her child daily fluoride supplements?

Yes

No

True or False: Parents should start cleaning their kids’ teeth as soon as they first appear.

True

False

John told his wife that they should start brushing their child’s teeth with fluoride toothpaste when their child is 3 years old. Is he correct?

Yes

No

How much toothpaste do you need to put on your child’s toothbrush?

It should cover the length of the brush, just like in the commercials.

A pea sized amount should be enough.

True or False: You need to brush your children’s teeth twice a day until they can do it for themselves.

True

False

To strengthen their teeth, kids under 6 should use fluoride rinses after brushing.

True

False

Not good.

You might need to have a talk with your family dentist to know more about the tips on how to keep your children’s teeth strong and healthy.

You’re on the right track, but you can do better!

You’re aware of some important information about taking care of your children’s teeth, but you need to do more research. Teach your child good dental habits, and make sure that they brush their teeth at least 2 times a day.

You know your stuff!

You know how to take care of your children’s teeth. Make sure to teach them proper hygiene habits so that their teeth will be strong and healthy.

 

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