February is National Children's Dental Health Month., Part Three
February is National Children's Dental Health Month! If your child has not been to the dentist, make an appointment. Regular visits to the dentist are important to keeping your child’s teeth and gums healthy. See your child’s dentist:
When their first tooth appears and no later than their first birthday.
Every six months after their last visit.
If you see white spots on their teeth and gums. White spots are a sign of tooth decay. Check your child’s teeth and gums once a month.
Contact Plumas Rural Services WIC @ 283-4093 for more information on keeping your child’s teeth healthy.
Plumas Rural Services is a Northeastern California community based, non-profit organization providing services and opportunities for the well being of local residents and families to improve quality of life and self sufficiency by promoting health, education, prevention and treatment.