Lack of Guidance May Delay a Child’s First Trip To The Dentist

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One in 6 parents who did not receive advice from a health care provider believed children should delay dentist visits until age 4 or older – years later than what experts recommend – according to this month’s C.S. Mott Children’s Hospital National Poll on Children’s Health. More than half of parents did not receive guidance from their child’s doctor or a dentist about when to start dentist visits. Among parents who were not prompted by a doctor or dentist, only 35 percent believed dentist visits should start when children are a year or younger as is recommended.

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