Toothbrushing Tips for Your Child with a Disability

Some children with disabilities need extra help to take care of their teeth. Young children, especially those with a physical, emotional, behavioral, intellectual, or communication disability, may not have the fine motor skills they need to clean their teeth well. It’s important to brush and help your child with toothbrushing.

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Topic:Oral Health

Keywords:Oral healthChildren with disabilities

Resource Type: Fact Sheet

National Centers: Early Childhood Health and Wellness

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