Cavities and bad breath are the least of it when it comes to the consequences of poor oral hygiene and the lack of regular visits to the dentist.
According to the National Dental Association (NDA), dental decay is the most chronic childhood disease and every year, dental related diseases cause children to miss 51 million hours from school and 25 million work hours are lost by parents dealing with their children’s dental disease.
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