As good habits begin forming at a young age, it is important to introduce children to dentist visits when their first tooth appears. This is to familiarise them with the dental environment, reducing fear of dentists. Early oral health awareness will increase the likelihood of a child having a healthy mouth as he or she becomes an adult. Early problems, such as tooth decay, teething irritations, gum disease, and teeth or jaw growth abnormalities, can be detected and treated easily at the early stages.
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