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Teeth & Mouth

Taking the Bite Out of Bruxism
Bruxism is another word for grinding your teeth or clenching your jaw. It usually happens without you knowing you're doing it, but it can be noisy at night. Find out more in this article for kids.

What's a Cavity?
Cavities are small holes in your teeth that need to be filled. Find out what causes tooth decay and how dentists handle it.

Braces
Braces are a fact of life for many kids. Find out how they work and how to take care of them.

Coping With Cold Sores
You may have had a cold sore, but what are they exactly? Find out in this article for kids.

The Reality of Retainers
Retainers are really common. In fact, most kids have to wear a retainer for at least a little while after getting their braces taken off. Find out more.

Canker Sores
Have you ever been rankled by a canker sore? If you have, you know that these small mouth sores can cause major pain.

Bad Breath
How does your breath smell? Find out how to keep it smelling sweet in this article for kids.

Tonsillitis
If your tonsils get infected, it can make your throat feel very sore. Find out more in this article for kids.

All About Adenoids
Just what are adenoids? And why do kids sometimes have to get their adenoids removed? Get the answers here.

Going to the Orthodontist
An orthodontist prevents and treats mouth, teeth, and jaw problems using braces, retainers, and other devices.

Snoring
Are you a kid who snores? Find out why some people are such noisy sleepers in this article for kids.

Affording Braces
Braces are expensive, so what do you do if your family can't afford the cost? Find out in this article for kids.