Oral health for babies: birth to 3 years old (Childsmile)

How your health visitor or public health nurse can help you give your baby's teeth the best start, and information about:

  • Taking your baby to the dentist
  • Baby's first drink
  • Teething in babies
  • Weaning babies
  • Caring for baby's first teeth
  • Drinking from a cup
  • Drinks for healthy baby teeth
  • Healthy snack ideas
  • Tooth decay

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