Almost four million under 14's in the UK are at risk of developing serious oral health problems due to inadequate tooth brushing supervision, according to a leading oral health charity. Our Private Dentist in Liverpool will be happy to discuss to any concerns you have about your child's oral health. Please contact us to make an appointment.
Results of a new poll carried out by the British Dental Health Foundation found more than one in three (37 per cent) parents said they stopped supervising their children's tooth brushing before the age of seven.
Guidelines from the NHS advise parents to supervise their children while brushing their teeth up until at least the age of seven, this ensures they are doing it effectively and for the correct amount of time.