From the Texas Oral Health Coalition, Inc.


Smoking and Pregnancy
The National Maternal & Child Oral Health Resource Center

Tips for Good Oral Health During Pregnancy
Pregnant Woman
A Handout

"Oral Health During Pregnancy"
Oral Health During Pregnancy
How to Care for Your Teeth When Pregnant
Caring for teeth while pregnant
"Timeline of Your Child's Dental Health"
Timeline of Child's Dental Health
Keeping Your Baby Cavity Free
Keeping Your Baby Cavity Free
The Bottle: The Root of Tooth Decay
Baby Bottle Tooth Decay

Infant Oral Health Care
infant with open mouth

  • Clean your infant's gums after every meal
  • Do not put your infant's pacifier in your mouth, that spread your mouth germs to them
  • Start brushing once the first tooth has erupted
  • Do not allow infants to sleep with bottles
  • Dental visits should begin at age 1
"What Age do Baby Teeth Come Through"
baby teeth
When to begin Dental Care for Your InfantDental Visits begin at age 1



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