Back to School – Are You Ready?

Moms and Dads from coast to coast are familiar with the ‘back-to-school’ drill: Start getting the kids to bed earlier; go shopping for new school clothes; begin school registration process—a literal checklist of preparation tasks to look forward to. Of course all of these are important must-do’s. However, this is also a great time to […]

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breastfeeding and oral health

Dental Health Benefits of Breastfeeding Shared with Dentists

Several scientific studies show that children who were breastfed showed oral and overall health benefits. The British Dental Journal states that dentists are now being advised to read about the positive oral health benefits of breastfeeding in the first year, which includes a decreased risk of dental caries (tooth decay).1 https://www.nature.com/articles/s41415-019-0056-6?WT.ec_id=BDJ-201902&sap-outbound-id=6244D3DAE835D8033012EDED29AC6E3E71C7818E Keep in mind, even […]

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National Children's Dental Health

February is National Children’s Dental Health Month

This month-long national health observance brings together thousands of dedicated professionals, healthcare providers, and educators to promote the benefits of good oral health to children, their caregivers, teachers and many others.1https://www.ada.org/en/public-programs/national-childrens-dental-health-month We at DrTung’s really like this year’s slogan: Brush and clean in between to build a healthy smile.  It really is the fundamental building […]

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cavity girl

Cavity Prevention and Safe Treatment for Kids

As our kids grow, we love to journal the many milestones of their lives….their first smile, their first tooth, their first step, etc.  Of course, there are some milestones we aren’t looking forward to—their first cavity.  Certainly, being proactive and practicing preventive care are the best steps to reducing the odds; however, cavities may still […]

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brushing teeth

Brushing Matters—Teach Your Kids Early

February is National Children’s Dental Health Month! DrTung’s thought it would be a good time to provide some tips for parents to help their kids incorporate useful oral health care habits and techniques into their daily routine.  The first question we hear a lot is “When should my child start brushing his or her own […]

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Keeping Kids’ Mouths Clean on Halloween at Morgan’s Wonderland

Last week we sent a donation of Dr. Tung’s Kids Toothbrush Sanitizers to Morgan’s Wonderland in San Antonio, TX for their Halloween Giveaway. Morgan’s Wonderland is a 25-acre accessible amusement park for children and adults with special cognitive and physical needs. Our Dr. Tung’s Distribution and Shipping Manager, Michael, used to work with Frank Martin of Morgan’s Wonderland in […]

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