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Brush Up on Your Child's First Dental Visit

Your child should first see a dentist within 6 months of their first tooth coming in, or by about 12 months at the latest. Here's how to prepare and what to expect during the first trip to the dentist.

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Test Your Germ Knowledge

Germs: We find them everywhere—or they find us. We spend a lot of time worrying about them, but what do we really know about germs? Take this quiz to find out.

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Fight Back Against Peer Pressure

During the teen years, peer pressure can be very strong, often pushing kids to do things that they don't really want to do. But parents can counter it, if they're ready to help.

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