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The Evolution Of Your Child’s Chewing

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Chewing is excellent for the health of mouths both young and old. Here’s an article about great foods to chew according to the American Dental Association. Chewing activates your saliva production. Saliva washes harmful acids and food particles from your teeth. Chewing is good for you, and can even be an exercise for your jaw […]

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Your Teen Wants White Teeth Too!

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If you’re reading this blog and you have a teen, congratulations! You’ve made it this far, and you’re now entering the phase of parenting that is a like a fun, windy roller coaster. Teens are a blast! The things they say are amusing, and sometimes the bits of you come out in their personalities, can […]

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June 15 Is “Smile Power Day” – Let’s Celebrate!

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As dental professionals, we love any day that celebrates smiles. At Sweetpea Smiles, smiling is even in our name! Did you know that smiling could add years to your life? It can make you and those around you a happier person. Smiles enhance friendships. In business relationships, smiling is a great customer service tool. Smiles […]

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“But Mom”….The Excuses Kids Make

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Happy Mother’s Day to all of the moms out there! You’ve earned an entire day dedicated to your pampering and love. We wish you lots of presents, massages, and hand-drawn pictures from your little ones. They will be your treasures forever. Our kids are sure treasures, but they can also sometimes wear us out with […]

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Got A Sporty Kid? Consider A Custom Mouthguard

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What spring sport or sports did your child choose to try out for? Have they found “their sport,” or are they still exploring the world of possibilities in the sports world? It’s an interesting sort of dance with your child as you try to guide them in which sport is right for them. On the […]

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Five Reasons for Your Child to Have Dental X-rays

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At Sweetpea Smiles, we know that you want the best for your family. From choosing healthy snacks to limiting screen time, it’s no wonder why you put just as much energy into finding the best pediatric dentist in Sugar Land. If you’ve decided to see us for your child’s next visit, you may be curious […]

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5 Things Your Pediatric Dentist Would Like For You To Know

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Did you know that last month was the American Dental Association (ADA) sponsored month for Children’s Dental Health Month to raise awareness about the importance of oral health? Your pediatric dentist is passionate about your children. They are trained, equipped, and passionate about your child’s dental health. Here are five things your pediatric dentist wants […]

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Your Anxious Child And Their Dental Health

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Every child is different. Even children in the same family with the same parents can be vastly different. One child may have no inhibitions, live with no fear, and they may embrace every piece of life as an adventure. On the other hand, you may also have another child who fears almost every moment they […]

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To Have A Dream For Our Children – Inspired By Martin Luther King Jr.

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In January we celebrate and honor the life of Martin Luther King Jr. He was a leader in the advancement of civil rights in the United States using nonviolent civil disobedience. He received the Nobel Peace Prize and the Presidential Medal of Freedom. He helped to organize the 1963 March on Washington where he delivered […]

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Best Age For Orthodontic Screening

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December is a great month to look back at the year and see how far your little one has come. They’ve grown so much over the past year and it may be time to consider orthodontic care. An orthodontist can enhance a smile at any age, but there is an optimal time period to begin […]

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