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DENTAL DECAY ON THE RISE IN KIDS

For the first time in 40 years, cavities in primary/baby teeth are on the rise.  Change in diets to more high-sugar foods seems to be the culprit.  Read the attached article for more information.  Forest Creek Family Dental Care recommends children have first dental visit by their first birthday.  Diet and oral hygiene techniques can then be discussed with the parents/caregivers.  This gives us the best chance to reverse this disturbing trend.  http://health.yahoo.net/experts/dayinhealth/huge-rise-preschoolers-cavities