Mouth Monsters

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Beware the Mouth Monsters! With the help of the American Academy of Pediatric Dentistry, you can join the Monster-Free Mouths Movement and keep your child’s mouth free of creatures like Ginger Bite-Us, Tartar the Terrible and Tooth D.K. Tooth decay is the number one chronic infectious disease among children in the U.S., so learn more about this terrifying trio and find out how to banish your child’s mouth monsters for good.
 
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Ginger Bite-Us. She may be cute, but she has quite the bad temper. She’ll kick, bite and scratch until your gums are red and inflamed. Watch out for this horrible little hothead!
 
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Tartar the Terrible. This monster packs a mean punch. That’s because he’s working on hardening tooth buildup, which becomes far more difficult to remove than plaque.
 
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Tooth DK. He’s the most fearsome of them all, causing cavities and toothaches everywhere he goes. He’s hatching an evil plan for mouth domination, one tooth at a time.
 
 
 
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Have you see these pesky characters around? Place these posters where children will see to remind them that brushing twice a day will keep these Monsters away.
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These mini Monster posters and tip sheets fit perfectly on the bathroom mirror – children will remember to start and end the day with Monster-busting and brushing!
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Which Mouth Monster did your child scare away today? Use stickers or fun colored markers on this handy calendar to check off brushing and flossing twice each day.
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Reward your child for an excellent month of brushing achievements. Kids can proudly display their Mouth Monster-busting skills with this fun certificate!
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Your little one has done a great job keeping the Mouth Monsters at bay – have your child’s pediatric dentist award him or her with this certificate at their next check-up to make it official!
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Download this tip sheet, with pointers on communicating good oral health to your little ones.
 
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Determining what to do to keep your kids healthy can be overwhelming, especially for first time parents. Watch as Rosie Pope – entrepreneur, TV star, author and mom of four – discusses how to keep little teeth healthy and monster-free.