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Baby teeth matter

Baby Teeth MatterBaby teeth are important, and necessary, for the health of permanent teeth. 

Parents and caregivers should ensure their kids are enrolled at a community dental clinic -  preferably before their first birthday -  and teach them how to care for their teeth.

Under five-year-olds need to have their teeth brushed by an adult, twice a day, with fluoride toothpaste.

Read how a Nelson grandmother learned a lesson in tough love when it came to her grandson's teeth.