Brushing & Flossing

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Getting 17 Month Old to Brush Teeth.

G.L. asks from Tuscaloosa

My daugther allowed us to brush her first 2 teeth when she was 7 months old but after she got her top two at about 10 months she has grown more and more resistant to ...


How to Encourage 2 Yr Old to Brush Teeth

C.R. asks from Eugene

My son had to have caps put on his 4 front teeth when he was barely one yrs old possibly because of constantly nursing to sleep and falling asleep at the breast. He ...


When to Brush Teeth

L.V. asks from Pittsburgh

My son is 16 months old and has 16 teeth. Only ones left for him to get are his molars. He likes to "brush his teeth" when he sees mommy and daddy do it. Right now...


How to Get Two-year-old to Brush Teeth?

K.M. asks from Seattle

Hi all, For more than a year now we've attempted toothbrushing every night (after milk snack before bed), but it's always a battle and I never feel like those teet...


Toddler Will Not Brush Teeth

J.L. asks from San Francisco

Help! My son hates to brush his teeth (he is almost 3). Any advise out there? We tried having multiple tooth brushes for him to choose from. At one point we had 8...


Getting 2 Yr Old to Brush Teeth

C.V. asks from New York

Hi moms, So I am having some trouble getting my 2 yr old to brush her teeth. I do it with her every morning and night but it usually turns into a fight after about ...


Baby's First Toothbrush

A.T. asks from Albuquerque

Looking for recommendations for baby's first toothbrush and the pros and cons of the most popular ones out there. Any tips on how often to brush. My twins are 9 mon...


Getting a 20 Month Old to Brush Teeth

S.C. asks from Green Bay

Does anyone have a trick to getting their toddler to cooperate while trying to brush their teeth? We've tried letting her "brush" her teeth first and then trying to s...


What Age Is Ok to Let Them Brush Teeth, Take a Bath, Etc. on Their Own??

A.N. asks from Houston

I want to start by saying that I love this site.. I look forward to reading the new requests and responses every morning. You ladies have some great insight and advic...