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Young lady in dental chair with staff in background
Apr 23, 2019, 4:56 PM
The advancement in orthodontic device technology is quite impressive in recent years. Because of all the devices and treatments available today it has become increasingly popular for people of all ages to begin orthodontic…
2 Children playing ball outside
Apr 10, 2019, 7:56 PM
Now that spring has arrived, many of us know that it’s time to clean the house. However, spring cleaning doesn’t just pertain to your job or your house, it should also be part of your oral health routine. Regular preventative…
Young child smiling
Mar 29, 2019, 7:44 PM
Baby teeth are important to the development of your child’s health and his or her adult teeth. Because of this, we here at Little Smiles of Delaware will do all we can to save the baby teeth from being prematurely extracted.…
Young shild with tooth pain
Mar 11, 2019, 10:43 PM
Tooth sensitivity can be miserable, especially for children who have weaker tooth enamel. Sensitive teeth can cause pain when chewing, speaking, or even breathing cool air. The main cause of tooth sensitivity is the wearing…
Child with a galss of soda
Feb 25, 2019, 10:14 PM
It may surprise you to learn that around 75% of American children are consuming some form of caffeine every day. This can be blamed on increased coffee and energy drink consumption among children. It’s obvious that caffeine…
Child bitting his nails
Feb 11, 2019, 10:44 PM
Not only can nail-biting be a difficult habit to break, but it can also be bad for your dental health. Nail biting leaves your fingertips red, swollen, and painful and it can also cause the teeth to become cracked or…
Young woman bitting pen
Jan 28, 2019, 11:14 PM
Allowing your child to use his or her teeth improperly may cause the teeth to become cracked or fractured. Cracked or fractures in teeth are the third leading cause of tooth loss in the US. If your child is using his or her…
Filling glass with tap water
Jan 14, 2019, 9:20 PM
Drinking water and staying hydrated are important parts of your overall health, but proper hydration is also important for your teeth as well. Because of this, it’s a good idea to make sure you’re drinking enough water and…
Young girl smiling on a bicycle
Dec 17, 2018, 10:58 PM
Here at Little Smiles of Delaware in Delaware, Ohio, we offer a couple different types of dental fillings to our pediatric patients. As a parent, you may have questions or concerns about the benefits and drawbacks of the…
Young child with a toothbrush
Dec 17, 2018, 10:03 PM
The way that you take care of your child’s toothbrush can have an impact on his or her dental health. While many parents may not think twice about where or how their child’s toothbrush is stored or cared for, it’s something…