Once babies and kids start to get teeth – they often experience tooth decay, which they get as a result of sweet liquids consumption. Milk, formula, juices – all these liquids contain natural sugar, on which bacteria tend to grow and develop acids which cause damage to the teeth.
Nowadays many parents think that milk tooth decay is not a problem since children will get new teeth once milk ones fall out – this is a popular misconception, which is completely wrong since children need to have healthy and strong milk teeth. With their help kids consume nutritious foods they need for normal development and they shouldn’t experience any discomfort in the process. Plus, milk teeth are placeholders for the adult ones, which is another reason they should be always well taken care of. To care of milk teeth the right way and prevent tooth decay on early stages in kids’ early childhood we advice to do the following: