Brushing your baby’s teeth is an important first step in ensuring the dental health of your child, but it isn’t something you should worry about for at least 4 months. By then, your child’s baby teeth will have begun to emerge. As soon as this happens, it’s recommended to begin brushing his/her teeth.
According to pediatricians, you don’t need to concern yourself with toothpaste or a toothbrush until your baby has developed several teeth. In the beginning, just moisten a piece of gauze and use this to clean your baby’s teeth.
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