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Toddlers and toothbrushes!

Just want to get everyone's tooth brushing experiences? How do you do it? Any protesting? Creative ways to get the job done? To spit or not to spit? Flouride or...



I have a 5 month old who has his first tooth teeth coming in. When do you start brushing these teeth? Any suggestions would be helpful!

Started by Nicolle on 05/27/2009 in Moms Under 30

Last update on 05/27/2009 by Rhonda


Brushing Teeth

Does anyone have any suggestions on how to get through teeth brushing without a struggle? My daughter hates having her teeth brushed. I have tried using a wash cloth and a...

Started by Kate on 03/05/2010 in May 2009 Babies

Last update on 03/06/2010 by Ricky


teething questions

well we think my son has started to teeth for the first time its in an odd spot cuz its not his front teeth its kind of more twords the back but isnt the back ...but what am i...


brushing teeth

Hello ladies! My almost 8 month old son has 2 teeth. Everyday I say I am going to start washing them before bed, but I have gotten so used to our routine that I totally forget....

Started by Ashley on 07/06/2010 in Moms Under 30

Last update on 07/06/2010 by Kelly


Brushing Teeth

Hi there! When do you start brushing teeth? And how do you do it? My son is not too fond of having me poking around his mouth. Do I use a tooth brush or something else...

Started by Geralyn on 02/21/2009 in April 2008 Babies

Last update on 03/02/2009 by Becky


baby mouth cleaning

can you brush your babys mouth to give them clean and fresh breath and get rid of the leftover residue from bottle feeding that is sometimes left around their lips? and can you...

Started by Amy on 11/01/2013 in Moms Under 30

Last update on 11/06/2013 by Cecilia


Brushing teeth

Hi, I was just wondering at what age children should brush their own teeth. I have a son who is 3. I still brush his teeth with a little rubber finger brush and the non-flouride...

Started by Andrea on 03/20/2009 in Toddlers

Last update on 03/20/2009 by Jessica


any advise on brushing lo teeth.

She took to brushing quite easily in the begining, lately it's a different story. what can i use beside the toothbrush, my finger etc to get her teeth cleaned?


Brushing teeth

I was just wondering what everyone is doing. I still use the little rubber finger brush on my son's teeth with the non-flouride toothpaste. Sometimes he'll grab a toothbrush...

Started by Andrea on 03/19/2009 in October 2005 Babies

Last update on 03/05/2010 by Emmagreen1977


Brushing Teeth

Hi, my 9 month is just cutting his first two teeth (he's been teething for months but now they are finally making an appearence!) and wondered when I should start cleaning his...