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Do your kids brush their teeth twice a day?

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Cafe Jenn

Asked by Cafe Jenn at 11:29 AM on Feb. 9, 2010 in School-Age Kids (5-8)

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  • morning and night. yes they do.

    morning after they eat breakfast.
    hypermamaz

    Answer by hypermamaz at 11:31 AM on Feb. 9, 2010

  • i try my best to brush my 18 month olds teeth twice a day... but sometimes it ends up only being before bed. oops.
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 11:32 AM on Feb. 9, 2010

  • yes in am & before bed
    maiahlynn

    Answer by maiahlynn at 11:33 AM on Feb. 9, 2010

  • yes
    peanutsmommy1

    Answer by peanutsmommy1 at 11:33 AM on Feb. 9, 2010

  • Yes. After breakfast and before bed.
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 11:34 AM on Feb. 9, 2010

  • Nope, we're really bad about it. They do once, right before bed, most nights. Sadly I was never forced to as a child, so I never got in the habit, and even though it means I have bad teeth now I still can't get myself to and I don't always remember to make them - I'm just glad they don't fight it when we do say "brush em!". Thankfully we have dental insurance for the kids, and even though oldest dd has had a few problems (cavities in the baby molars) 2nd dd hasn't had any - but her adult teeth are coming in weird and we can't afford an orthodontist.
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 11:34 AM on Feb. 9, 2010

  • yes he does in the morning and at night!.. he might miss 1 nite on the weekend because we might be out and he falls asleep b4 we get home!
    randilinn

    Answer by randilinn at 12:59 PM on Feb. 9, 2010

  • I try to get my son too...(he's 9)...I remind him a zillion times in the morning and before he goes to bed. For the most part he does it...but I think sometimes he tries to shiest me and it works,lol.
    kimberlyinberea

    Answer by kimberlyinberea at 3:42 PM on Feb. 9, 2010

  • our 7 year old's dentist told us to have him brush once a day with toothpaste and once a day without...I make sure he does at night with toothpaste but have a feeling his dad forgets to remind him in the morning pretty regularly.
    stepmom929

    Answer by stepmom929 at 6:14 PM on Feb. 9, 2010

  • I really feel guilty about not brushing my sons teeth twice a day. Its such a pain sometimes to brush his teeth that I just don't want to. I try to brush them once a day though.
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 12:03 AM on Feb. 10, 2010

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