How Does Bottle Feeding Affect Your Baby’s Oral Health?
There is so much to think about when you have an infant that it can be overwhelming to keep track of it all! One of the areas you may not give much thought to in the early days is their oral health.
Choosing between breast and bottle feeding is a highly personal decision. While breastfeeding tends to reduce the incidence of tooth decay, in and of itself, it does not guarantee good oral health for your child. So whether you breastfeed or bottle feed your baby, you need to clean your child’s gums and baby teeth to keep them cavity-free, and your Metairie children's dentist will be happy to show ...