Make Brushing teeth fun to encourage good dental Hygiene Photo Credit: 5 Minutes for Mom

Make Brushing teeth fun to encourage good dental Hygiene
Photo Credit: 5 Minutes for Mom

Learn How to Get Kids to Brush Their Teeth

In the grand scheme of things brushing your teeth definitely ranks up there as one of the least exciting activities that we perform on a daily basis. It is especially hard to get kids to understand so parents find themselves asking “How do I get kids to brush their teeth?”.However, its importance cannot be understated. Good dental hygiene needs to start early so we have to get kids into the habit or brushing and flossing their teeth. This can often be a daily battle when kids think it is boring or just don’t like the way it feels. Given the importance of a nice smile and white teeth, teaching good brushing, flossing, and other habits early can prevent problems down the road. So how do we get our kids to listen – especially if they have sensory issues?

 Make Brushing teeth fun to encourage good dental Hygiene

As we know brushing your teeth, like any repetitive chore, can quickly become something children resist. To avoid this you can engage them by turning it into a game. This was perfectly described by our friends over at % Minutes for Mom. They have compiled a list of resources from the American Academy of Pediatric Dentists. These resources are aimed at helping you teach your kids about brushing while making it fun at the same time.

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How to Get Your Kids Excited about Brushing their Teeth