Tips For Preparing Your Child For A Dental Visit

February 14, 2017

This month in Siouxland Woman Magazine, our very own Dr. Lindsey Anzalone and Kathleen Lohr are featured in an article called “Tips For Preparing Your Child For A Dental Visit” by Tanya Manus. In the article, Dr. Anzalone and Kathleen give advice parents can use to help little ones relax before their dental checkups. Here’s an excerpt:

Eat healthy snacks, drink water, and minimize pop and juice. “A lot of times juice is portrayed as good and healthy, but most juices have as much sugar as soda,” Dr. Anzalone said. “That can be detrimental to a child’s teeth without parents really knowing it.”

Read the full thing here: Tips For Preparing Your Child For A Dental Visit

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