Age wise dental health care for children-Tips from a Dentist

dental health care for children

Healthy teeth are important for your child’s overall health.They help them to eat as well as aid in speech .So dental health care for children is essential from birth. Poor oral hygiene leads to cavities , infections and other tooth problems.Practicing healthy eating habits can prevent or reduce tooth decay. Age wise oral health care for children Important points to consider: Infants (0 to 6 months) Always clean your infant’s gums with a moist washcloth or Muslin cloth after feeding. Gently massage the gum tissue. Do not bottle feed your…

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Age-Wise Requirement of Sleep for Children

sleep for children

Healthy sleep, as we know, is an integral part of development for all. When it comes to children, the smaller they are, the more sleep they need. While there is no rigid guide that can help us determine precisely how much a child at different stages of age sleeps, a general outline given below would be helpful to gain an idea about it: New-born babies  (Up to 3 months)       : 17 to 19 hours Infants (Up to 11 months)                  …

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