February is a National Children’s Dental Health Month! This observance provides a great platform to promote the benefits of oral health by bringing together the staunch dental professionals and healthcare providers. This month is to celebrate the benefits of a healthy mouth.
Why is it important to maintain your oral health?
Your mouth is a mirror to your health. In order to maintain a good health adapt a good oral hygiene habits and have regular dental check-ups done.
We often tend to ignore our mouth compared to other parts of our body. We run to the doctor if there is a slight pain in other parts of the body while we tend to ignore the bleeding or tender gums. These oral problems can affect the person’s mental and physical well being thus affecting the quality of one’s social life.
Coming to Children, Early tooth decay is the common chronic disease among children. Kids tend to miss their school because of dental pain. It is important to guide them by being an example. Establish a healthy habit in their early childhood by educating them the benefits of brushing, flossing and visiting a dentist regularly.
It’s never too late to start looking after your mouth. Your body would be grateful to you! To know more please visit our website, Beyond Smiles