The monthly Brush Up on Oral Health tip sheets provide Head Start staff with information on current practice, practical tips for Head Start staff and parents for promoting good oral health, and recipes for a healthy snack.
Read the latest Brush Up on Oral Health tip sheet, or browse the topics below.
Learn how to choose healthy drinks. Head Start staff can help parents prevent tooth decay by promoting healthy drink choices, such as milk and fluoridated water, and limiting drinks with added sugar.
- Age 1 Dental Visit
- Babies and Pacifier Use
- Babies' Oral Health
- Babies Who Are Teething
- Child Abuse
- Child Maltreatment
- First Aid for Oral Injuries
- Oral Habits
- Oral Health, Overall Health, and Learning
- Oral Health Resources on ECLKC
- Oral Injuries
- Preventing Oral Injuries
- Preventing Tooth Decay
- Primary (Baby) Teeth
- Weaning a Child from a Bottle
Resource Type: Article
National Centers: Early Childhood Health and Wellness
Last Updated: April 6, 2020