While this scene plays out in American homes every night, the trade off for giving in to their pleading will actually end up costing you, and them...a lot!
Children know how to "push the right buttons" when you are tired at the end of the day. You are not the only parent that gives in. Many parents have relented due the incessant arguing at bedtime over teeth brushing.
We have found that children love incentives when it comes to caring for their teeth. There is a great website full of fun suggestions, facts, ideas and educational material that may help you win this nighttime battle. This website also has instructional videos that you can watch with your children. Here is a link to the website, take a look, it might give you some helpful ideas.
Although it may be a struggle to get your children to develop the habit of good oral health care, you will always win in the end. A healthy mouth means a healthy child. We believe in you and know that you can set a great example for your children in taking charge of their oral health care.
If you ever have any questions or concerns about your family's dental needs, please don't hesitate to call. We are here for you!
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