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tooth decay affects more than 600 million children with baby teeth

Worldwide, tooth decay is the tenth most common condition in "baby teeth," as it is estimated to affect more than 600 million children, despite being a preventable problem, warned Fátima Aguilar, of the National School of Higher Studies (ENES) León unit of UNAM.

Children's dental hygiene

At what age do teeth erupt?

    The temporary or deciduous ("baby" teeth) dentition is made up of 20 pieces (10 of each arch - lower and upper, 5 in each quadrant) starting between 6 and 12 months, and is completed approximately at the age of 3 years (36 months).

Brushing techniques

Like toothbrushes, scientific studies do not show that one method of toothbrushing is better than another.


MOST RECOMMENDED TECHNIQUES:
    Horizontal sweeping
    Modified Bass
    Of roll