In inner city areas of Glasgow, Belfast, Cardif Liverpool, Manchester and London up to 20 per cent of five-year-olds had already had at least one baby tooth
extracted because of decay.
But if a baby tooth
is lost too early, the permanent tooth won't be ready to replace it.
The ideal baby tooth
is a newly loosed canine or incisor.
While the baby tooth
can be functional for years, eventually it will need to be removed.
IF your child knocks out a baby tooth
, apply pressure to minimise bleeding and see your dentist as soon as possible as you need to ensure the tooth underneath is not damaged.
THE tooth fairy is sure to remember to pick up your child's baby tooth
with this personalised cushion, pounds 14.
Ever since, her ghost has terrorised the youngsters of Darkness Falls, murdering the little ones in their beds on the night they lose their last baby tooth
They had to give up her baby tooth
to secure the vital DNA genetic samples which snared her killer.
For these reasons, if a baby tooth
is lost too early, the dentist may want to put in a space maintainer to hold a space for the permanent tooth.
In addition, ask them what is different between the baby tooth
and adult tooth pictured.
At the forefront of baby tooth
stem cell collection and preservation, BioEDEN Tooth Cell Bank allows for a natural process and noninvasive collection of stem cells from baby teeth.