Tooth Care

Protect your child's pearly whites with our oral report on everything from controlling cavities to greeting the tooth fairy.

Loose Baby Tooth? Top Advice from Dentists

When your kid's baby teeth start wiggling, don't lose your cool. Brush up on the latest advice from dentists.

Losing Baby Teeth

The loss of baby teeth is an exciting milestone for little kids. Here's what to expect when the tooth fairy comes to call.

Help for a Chipped or Knocked-Out Tooth

It's good to read this story before your child chips or knocks out her tooth so that you know the right (and wrong) steps to take.

Brace Yourself: The Facts About Dental Braces for Kids

Your kid's dentist will probably suggest a trip to the orthodontist. Brush up on the facts before you go.

How to Help a Child Who's Scared of the Dentist

Your child's next dental appointment is bound to go smoothly if you follow these tested tips on prepping for and getting through the visit.

Finding a Pediatric Dentist

Should Your Child Get Dental Sealants?

Dentists say they're a great way to prevent cavities. This is how to know whether they're right for your child's teeth.

Does Your Child Need an Orthodontist?

Every child needs to see an orthodontist at least once. This is what to expect at the first visit.

Dad Pens Hilarious Tooth Fairy Note to Critique His Son's Brushing

Barry T. Tooth Fairy was none too pleased with the condition of a London's boy's tooth after he received it.

6 Questions About Kids' Teeth--Answered

Jade Miller, D.M.D., president of the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry, is here to offer free dental schooling about kids' teeth.