A beautiful smile is protected by fluoride!
What is fluoride?
So, how does fluoride work?
Where Can I Find Fluoride?
The answer may surprise you! Adding more fluoride in your lifestyle is easier than you might think. Here are the most typical ways:
Water fluoridation is the process of increasing the amount of fluoride in a community’s public water supply in order to prevent cavities. In 2016, 72.8 percent of the American population had access to fluoridated water. Well water, and other sources , may not have enough fluoride to provide adequate cavity protection. We’ll be sure to go over this topic at your next dental visit!
Fluoride is found in a number of foods and drinks, especially processed foods, which are more likely to contain the mineral. Large dosages of fluoride, on the other hand, aren’t the healthiest option. If you’re wondering why, have a look at our FAQ. You can guarantee that your little surfer gets enough fluoride by feeding them a well-balanced diet.
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FAQs About Fluoride
Become a fluoride expert!
What is silver diamine fluoride made of, and how does it function?
Is fluoride safe for my child?
What fluoride toothpaste dosage should I use for my child?
How much are fluoride treatments, and are they covered by insurance?
What is a Caries Risk Assessment?
- Amount of water that they drink per day
- The quality of the water
- Brushing and flossing techniques