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Dental Health New Year’s Resolutions

Happy New Year! Here at Clover Kids we are optimistically looking forward to a better year. And what better way to ring in the New Year than by prioritizing your dental health? We’ve compiled a list of dental health resolutions to help you and your children start 2021 off on the right foot.  1. Routine dental visits This year, schedule 2 dental visits, and keep your appointments! At your routine wellness checks, the dental team can monitor your teeth, gum, and overall oral health. Regular visits to the dentist prevent cavities from growing, and can pinpoint other dental issues for

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5 Ways to Encourage Your Kids to Brush & Floss

We’ve all had those mornings. You’re running late for work, trying to get everyone out the door, and your little one is fighting you on brushing their teeth. Instilling the importance of proper dental care in children and keeping up a healthy oral hygiene regime can be tough! We’ve compiled a list of 5 fun ways to alleviate some of that brushing and flossing stress. 1. Create a reward system. Good oral hygiene is so important to your child’s health, and should be encouraged and rewarded, if necessary! Treat your little one to an extra story before bedtime, or design

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How to Combat Dental Anxiety in Your Children

A common occurrence, dental anxiety can be crippling for adults, causing them to delay dental visits or treatment. As many people learn the hard way, delaying dental care can ultimately lead to more expensive and complicated treatment down the road.  To prevent dental anxiety in your children, we recommend that you help them start forming good habits early in their lives. In dentistry, we emphasize the importance of prevention! If your child is accustomed to visiting the dentist early on and has positive experiences, they will be less likely to delay visits and care later in their life.  Here are

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