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.
Find out how some oral habits may be harmful to children’s teeth and mouths. Explore tips staff can share with parents to help their child stop oral habits that can cause future oral health problems.
- Age 1 Dental Visit
- Babies and Pacifier Use
- Babies' Oral Health
- Babies Who Are Teething
- Child Abuse
- Child Maltreatment
- Choosing Healthy Drinks
- First Aid for Oral Injuries
- Oral Health, Overall Health, and Learning
- Oral Health Resources on ECLKC
- Oral Injuries
- Preventing Oral Injuries
- Primary (Baby) Teeth
- Risky Business: Tooth Decay and Children
- Weaning a Child from a Bottle
Resource Type: Article
National Centers: Early Childhood Health and Wellness
Last Updated: December 5, 2019