For those who live with a milk allergy or lactose intolerance (two separate conditions), a dairy free lifestyle has probably become commonplace. For the majority of us though, milk and other dairy products are a daily source of calcium and other nutrients that keep us healthy and strong. Long time readers of our blog will be saying “Wait a minute, I know that calcium is important to strong teeth, how can I get it and still maintain my dairy free lifestyle?!” That’s a great question, and one we’re going to set out to answer today along with a few other little bits of information you might not have thought of!
When you were a baby the last thing on your mind was having good oral hygiene. Between crying, pooping, and hair pulling you didn’t have the time to keep up with your oral hygiene! Did you know a majority of parents understand that oral habits are responsible for their child’s oral health, yet nearly 90% of parents say that their children’s oral health isn’t as good as it could be! This is a disconnect that needs to be addressed, and can be fixed very easily! We’ve got some great tips for you, so read on!