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In the Bay Dental Group oral health blog, our Sault Ste. Marie dentists and team share helpful resources, tips and advice on caring for your dental health.

What is the difference between a pediatric dentist and a general dentist?

Pediatric dentists focus on providing specialized oral healthcare for children, spanning from infancy to adolescence. In this post, our Sault Ste. Marie dentists elaborate on the distinctions between pediatric dentists and general dentists.

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Can Children and Teens Get Their Teeth Whitened?

Most dentists are against children and adolescents getting their teeth whitened. Here, our Sault Ste. Marie dentists go over the numerous reasons why this isn't a good idea.

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What will happen during my children's dental appointment?

Dental appointments for kids are essentially the same as adult appointments with a few key differences. Here, our Sault Ste. Marie dentists share what to expect during your children's dental appointments.

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When should I start flossing my children's teeth?

If you've been wondering whether or not it's time to start flossing your children's teeth, look no further. We get asked this question a lot, so we decided to document this answer for our readers.

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How To Teach Oral Hygiene To Kids

You can start teaching your kids good dental health habits from the moment they are babies. Here, our Sault Ste. Marie dentists discuss some ways to teach oral hygiene to your kids.

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Topical Fluoride: How Fluoride Works

Fluoride is a naturally-occurring mineral that helps strengthen tooth enamel and prevent cavities. Here, our Sault Ste. Marie dentists explain how topical fluoride treatments work to protect your teeth.

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When to Start Brushing Your Baby's Teeth

Baby teeth are essential for children's healthy oral development, and for the health of the whole body. That's why brushing them is so important. Here, our Sault Ste. Marie dentists explain. 

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Healthy Teeth: Why Starting Early is Key

Preventive oral hygiene the number one defence against tooth decay and other dental-related health issues. Our Sault Ste. Marie dentists are here to explain why establishing good dental health routines early in life is important for your child.

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10 Fun Dental Facts for Kids

If your kids find everything to do with dental health and teeth boring, try some of the fun dental facts listed below to pique their interest!

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How do I get my toddler to brush their teeth?

Just like trying to get your kids to eat their vegetables, getting them to brush their teeth can be tricky, but forming good oral hygiene habits while they are young is critical. Here are some tips from our Sault Ste. Marie dentists.

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