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Oral Care for Patients with Disabilities
... a fluoride toothpaste formulated with an antibacterial ingredient should be used to keep plaque under control and to help prevent gingivitis. Depending on the patient's dental needs, the dentist may also recommend using an antimicrobial mouthwash or fluoride mouth rinse. © Copyright 2010 Colgate- Palmolive Company.
Dental Health Care for Children with Special Needs
Balancing the requirements of a special needs child can be very challenging for parents. Pressing medical issues often take focus and dental care can take a back seat. The problem is that, according to the Maternal and Child Health Bureau, those children are almost twice as likely to unmet dental problems compared to ...