Good dietary habits

Decrease the eating frequency in order to reduce the chances of getting tooth decay.

Brush with fluoride toothpaste

Fluoride can strengthen our teeth, and can help to prevent tooth decay. Therefore, remember to brush every morning and before bed at night with a pea sized blob of fluoride toothpaste.
Photograph of a boy brushing his teeth.

Regular dental check-up

Ask your parents to take you to a dentist for a check-up every year to prevent dental problems.
Photograph of a parent taking her child to a dentist for a dental check-up.

Last revision date: 18 January 2012