Choosing a mouthwash isn't as easy as you think. There are a lot of products to choose from that claim to do different things. Your choice basically comes down to two factors. Some mouthwashes are cosmetic, and some are therapeutic. What's the difference, and how does it affect your product choice? What Is a Cosmetic Mouthwash? A cosmetic mouthwash freshens up the breath and makes it smell nicer. However, this kind of mouthwash generally just masks bad smells in the mouth.
As a mum, I know how essential sport can be to children's development. Through team sports like soccer, kids learn persistence, sportsmanship and the value of supporting their team members. However, all that learning carries some risk as well, and a stray elbow or a ball to the face can result in oral injuries. I have been the mum rushing to the emergency room with a precious permanent tooth sitting in a cup of milk. Admittedly, at the time, I wasn't even sure if the cup of milk was the right solution. As a parent, you will face those situations, and I'm here to make sure you know what to do when they pop up. With this blog, let's explore children's dentistry and sports injuries together... I want you to have the info you need to stay cool, calm and collected, regardless of how many teeth are on the pitch.