The American Dental Association’s (ADA) award-winning MouthHealthy.org website has information to help you take good care of your mouth, no matter what your age. Visit MouthHealthy.org and www.ada.org.
2 Minutes 2 Times a Day
Maintaining good oral health is important for people of all ages, but it is especially important for children. This is one reason that the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry (AAPD) and the Ad Council instituted the Partnership for Oral Health. This campaign, http://2min2x.org, was designed to raise awareness of oral health in children, parents, and caregivers.
As exemplified by its web address, one of the keys to good oral health is maintaining good oral hygiene through brushing children’s teeth for 2 minutes 2 times a day.
Other good oral health practices include: