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COVID19 and Kitsap Kid’s Dentistry

March 31, 2020

At Kitsap Kids Dentistry, community is at the heart of everything we do. As the Coronavirus begins to have a greater impact, we’re here for you as you navigate its effect on you and your family. What is Kitsap Kids Dentistry doing to minimize the Covid–19 exposure?  Our team is closely following the recommendations from the World Health Organization (WHO) and the Centers for Disease…
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Keeping Your Teeth Strong and Healthy

March 26, 2020

What is the strongest part of our bodies? Do you think it might be our bones, which help us move and protect our brains, hearts and other organs? Or could it be those tough fingernails and toenails that guard our fingertips and toes? Nope! You might be surprised to learn that the hardest thing in…
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Let’s Talk About Fluoride

March 12, 2020

So much of parenting is a balancing act. Making sure your child has enough play time and enough nap time. Crafting meals that are both healthy and appealing. Making sure every dental product you use is both effective and safe. While our team can’t recommend the perfect bedtime story, or tell you why your child…
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Keeping Kids Healthy Every Sip of the Way

March 3, 2020

Research shows that what children drink – from birth through age 5 – can have a big impact on their health. With so many choices, it can be confusing to know which drinks are healthy and which ones to avoid. That’s why some of the nation’s leading health and nutrition experts* came together to develop…
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February is National Children’s Dental Health Month!

February 13, 2020

Each February, the American Dental Association (ADA) sponsors National Children’s Dental Health Month to raise awareness about the importance of oral health. Children should see a dentist every six months because developing good oral health habits early on will lead to a lifetime of healthy teeth and gums. Children are susceptible to developing cavities if…
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Ease up on your gums — don’t brush your teeth too hard!

February 4, 2020

A lot of patients go at their teeth like they were sanding an old floor—that is to say, way too hard! Brushing too hard is probably the most common mistake patients make in their oral care routine, and it can be detrimental to the gums and teeth. What can brushing too hard cause? Receding gums…
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Treatment and Diagnosis for Your Child’s Teeth Grinding

January 22, 2020

The habit of grinding teeth can be both painful and harmful for your children. If you discover that they are frequently grinding their teeth—a condition called bruxism—here is some helpful information on the problem, and how you can find help to put a halt to it. How to Know if Your Child is Grinding Sometimes,…
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