As your baby’s teeth begin to emerge, they can cause a bit of discomfort. The gums will be sore, and you may find that your baby is crankier, has trouble sleeping, and begins to chew on toys — or anything else within reach. Thankfully, there are a few easy ways to help soothe the irritation that comes with teething, so your baby (and you) can rest a little easier.
We understand that going to the dentist can be a bit scary for children. After all, we do use instruments that look a little frightening and make a lot of noises! However, conquering the fear of the dentist is possible when you take the time to explain the process to your child and demystify any of their concerns. Below, we’ve got three easy ways you can help conquer your child’s fears and show them that a dental appointment is no big deal.